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January 13, 2015 11:58 am

Obama Tells Netanyahu US Does Not Support Palestinian Bid to Join ICC

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Netanyahu, Obama meeting, Sept. 2014. Photo: GPO

President Obama told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that the US opposes the Palestinian bid to Join the ICC. Photo: GPO

New York Times – President Obama told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel on Monday that the United States opposed the Palestinian Authority’s bid to join the International Criminal Court, the White House said. Mr. Obama, in a telephone call with Mr. Netanyahu, “reiterated the United States’ position that the Palestinian Authority does not yet constitute a state, and is therefore not eligible” to join the court, the administration said in a statement.

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  • charlie johnson

    Just remember the news clerks told us that the golfing parrot will not lie. He uses rhetoric and that is kinda like when a kid tells a lie and has his fingers crossed he can get away with it. But this is in the form of higher intelligence policies and he don’t really need to cross his fingers to meet the requirements of getting away with a lie.

  • DocReality

    This is what we call “lip service” in America.

    • charlie johnson

      We should not question the mans knowledge nor wisdom.The liberals profess that this is the only human in our Galaxy who can turn a boiled egg into a chicken due to his in depth study at Ivy League universities. That is why his records are suppressed .His modesty prevents the disclosure of the leading world genius .