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Don’t Dismiss the ICC Ruling on Israel, but Don’t Blow It Out of Proportion Either

An investigation into Israel's actions in Gaza and the West Bank will pose serious legal and political challenges. But once we separate the signal from the noise, the ICC’s decision looks somewhat less daunting

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Here’s a news flash: The Hague is not the epicenter of antisemitism, nor is it the site where the holy grail of “ending the occupation” will be found. So perhaps it is wise to curb the political enthusiasm, scale back the grandstanding and examine what exactly transpired at the International Criminal Court on Friday.

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