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Celebrating ICC decision, PA places its map of “Palestine” erasing Israel next to the ICC building

The article includes an image of the ICC b uilding in The Hague; in the upper right corner is the ICC logo that features two olive branches and scales of justice, and on the left side is the PA map of “Palestine” that presents all of Israel together with the PA areas as “Palestine,” in the colors of the Palestinian flag.

Headline: “The International Criminal Court’s announcement: Will it stop the spilling of Palestinian blood?”

“[PA] Minister of Justice Muhammad Al-Shalaldeh told [the official PA news agency] WAFA that the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) decision to launch an investigation [against Israel] is a clear diplomatic success and historic decision, which is not only credited to the State of Palestine and the [Palestinian] liberation movement, but rather constitutes a success of all the world’s liberation movements…

The minister noted that the threats by the occupation regime and the US are meaningless regarding the ICC, which constitutes a neutral and independent legal mechanism…

He said that this is a message to the entire world according to which no one can evade punishment, and he noted that [PA] President Mahmoud Abbas and also the State of Palestine have fulfilled the greatest role in everything connected to this decision.”