Palestine’s FM denounces statements by the German president regarding jurisdiction of the ICC

 

The International Criminal Court

 

RAMALLAH, Thursday, July 01, 2021 (WAFA) - The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants today expressed its strong disapproval of German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s statements on the work of the International Criminal Court (ICC), condemning what it described as “the German president's departure from the rules of international law and interference in the work of the ICC, its decisions, and the decision of the Prosecutor to open a criminal investigation into crimes committed within its jurisdiction.”