George Clooney’s Wife, Amal, Involved in ICC Warrant Against Netanyahu

Amal Clooney, a human rights lawyer who is married to Hollywood star George Clooney, was on Monday involved in preparing an arrest warrant for the Israeli leader by the International Criminal Court (ICC).

As Breitbart News reported, the ICC issued warrants to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Galant, as well as three Hamas terrorist leaders, sparking outrage in Israel and the United States as well.

The ICC’s chief prosecutor, Karim Khan, expressed special gratitude to Amal Clooney for her assistance in preparing the warrant request (emphasis added).

As an additional safeguard, I also appreciate the advice of the Panel of Experts in International Law, an impartial group that I convened to assist in the examination and legal analysis of evidence related to these arrest warrant applications. doing. The Panel is comprised of highly regarded experts in international humanitarian law and international criminal law, including Sir Adrian Fulford, a former appeal judge and former judge of the International Criminal Court. Baroness Helena Kennedy, KC, Director of the International Bar Association Human Rights Institute. Elizabeth Wilmshurst CMG KC, former Deputy Legal Adviser to the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Danny Friedman KC; And two of my special advisors – Amal Clooney and His Excellency Judge Theodore Mellon CMG. This independent expert analysis supported and strengthened the application my office filed today.

of new york times I got it.: “on monday, [Amal Clooney] In a statement, he said she would join legal experts convened by the International Criminal Court in January at the request of Prosecutor Karim Khan to review investigations into crimes that may have been committed in the conflict. He said he was a member of an eight-member committee of academic experts. ”

Prime Minister Netanyahu condemned The ICC prosecution is a new form of anti-Semitism, and Israeli President Isaac Herzog called it “beyond outrageous and shows how the international justice system is at risk of collapse.” Stated.

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