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    • 02.01.12 | 04:36 (IST)

    "pushing the UN Security Council to pass a resolution condemning settlement construction and urging the International Criminal Court to try Israel for war crimes related to its 2008-2009 incursion into the Gaza Strip. " The first could pass. The second is nonstarter. Even those countries that don't like Israel acknowledge the rocket fire coming from Gaza was the impetus for the operation in Gaza. Seeing as how the Palestinians were,quite literally, attacking Israel, there will be no war crimes investigations against only Israelis.

    from the article: Palestinians plan diplomatic steps to put Israel under 'international siege'
    First published 00:46 02.01.12 | Last updated 00:46 02.01.12
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