because if you take all 15 countries on the security council and compare to Israel's record, Israel will definitely come out as one with a better moral and ethical military. All Israel needs to say is if we go to the Hague, you are all coming with, and we'll all be screwed. The only ones who won't care are the Arab/Muslim states, whose animosity towards Israel rivals their love of themselves.
from the article: 'U.S. to stand by Israel in the fight against Goldstone report'