Letter to President Mahmoud Abbas Signed by Palestinian and International Human Rights Organizations to Demand Palestine’s Accession to the ICC Rome Statute.

May 9, 2014 Dear President Abbas, We, the undersigned Palestinian and international human rights organizations, write to urge you to ensure that Palestine pursues the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court (ICC) by promptly acceding to the Rome Statute and/or filing a further declaration accepting...

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Following Palestine’s Accessions to a Number of International Conventions: PCHR Calls upon Palestine to Immediately Accede to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

Ref: 41/2014    The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) welcomes the State of Palestine’s accessions to 16 international conventions related to the international humanitarian law and human rights, but calls upon the Palestinian leadership not to surrender to the Israeli and international pressure and...

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