Expert: 'Settlements' Are Legal, Look at the UN Documents
Rosenne spoke to Arutz Sheva a day after the prosecutor for the International Criminal Court in
The prosecutor explained that only states can file a complaint with the International Criminal Court, noting that the PA is only an observer at the United Nations and not a member state.
Dr. Rosenne noted that “the PA is not a country. It has a Palestinian Authority and Hamas which controls
He added that although some people may not be aware of this, under international law the Jewish communities in Judea and
“American jurists such as former ICJ President Stephen Schwebel have said that
Dr. Rosenne added that according to the Geneva Convention, all the Jewish communities are legal, saying, “Article 49 of the Fourth Geneva Convention says that an occupying power cannot forcibly move citizens to occupied territory. This was true during World War II when the Germans forcefully moved German citizens to occupied Polish territories. In our case,
He also noted that, according to the Geneva Convention, terrorists imprisoned in
“The Geneva Convention states that a prisoner of war is a man who openly carried weapons and wore uniforms and respected the laws of war,” said Rosenne. “The terrorists do not carry arms openly, they do not have uniforms and they do not respect the laws of war when they kill children. They are not party to the conflict because no Arab state has adopted them. Nevertheless,
I live in Judea and have an Israeli Identification Card. In other words, I am a full Israeli citizen with all the privileges and obligations, like someone living in Tel Aviv (I am privileged to pay taxes just like those real citizens) . In this world of untruth I am talked about as a settler in occupied territory throughout the Jew hating media and even by the Jew hating left of Israel, the Knesset and even the Israeli Supreme Court. We truly do live in a time of fantasy and fortunately it is coming to an end soon. I personally have had enough. Dayenu.