TITLE

Abbas signs treaty, threatening Israel with war crimes charges

PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;12/31/2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
JERUSALEM (JTA) -- Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas signed an international treaty that will allow the investigation of Israel for war crimes at the International Criminal Court.
ACCESSION #
100244888

 

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