The Palestine Declaration to the International Criminal Court: The Statehood Issue

  • John Quigley


In the wake of Israel’s military incursion into Gaza from December 2008 to January 2009, the Palestinian National Authority filed in the International Criminal Court (ICC) a declaration accepting the jurisdiction of the ICC in the territory of Palestine. The Declaration, submitted on the letterhead of the Palestinian National Authority, Ministry of Justice, Office of Minister, reads.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • John Quigley
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  1. 1.Moritz College of LawThe Ohio State UniversityUSA

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