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The Palestinians may be turning to the international courts to advance their bid for statehood, but they have lost a first battle in the US courts that could cost them dearly.

Monday’s US ruling was hailed by Israel as a “moral victory”, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying it showed the “hypocrisy” of the Palestinian attempt to join the International Criminal Court to sue Israel for alleged war crimes.

 

Source: Yahoo News, 24th Feb, accessed 17:18.