this post was submitted on 20 May 2024
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[–] [email protected] 28 points 1 month ago (2 children)

This should be put in the Uplifting news sub, as it is a sign that still there are independent investigations and people are held accountable no matter how powerful they are.

[–] [email protected] 14 points 1 month ago (1 children)

Its PR until someone is actually in jail for life.

[–] [email protected] 3 points 1 month ago

It is not only PR. This will restrict considerably the ability of Netanyahu and Gallant to travel abroad. Because every country that is members of the ICC should theoretically arrest them on arrival and would not allow their planes to fly over their territories.

Israel and the US are not signatories and they don't recognise those rulings, guess why. Because both countries are acting with such a sense of impunity that it is absolutely disgusting, when they think they are above the law and those laws don't apply to them.

[–] [email protected] 6 points 1 month ago (1 children)

Agreed and crossposted 🙂

[–] [email protected] 4 points 1 month ago (1 children)

I would have waited until the warrants are granted 🙂

[–] [email protected] 1 points 1 month ago

I have ADHD. If I don't do stuff before the next thing distracts me or set an alarm, odds are that I'll forget all about it 🤷

[–] [email protected] 12 points 1 month ago

Cue the US lobbying against this in the background, as they send bombs to the genocidal attackers and aid to the people they are bombing.

[–] [email protected] 11 points 1 month ago

take on average two months to consider the evidence and determine if the proceedings can move forward.

lol. and in the meantime they will probably fall out of windows.