Don’t believe Samantha Power and Ben Rhodes.
Not only against Israel, but also against the U.S.
Whatever the UN says to the contrary.
Offering compensation for settlements.
It could never fulfill its noble mission, and it never tried.
In every comparable case, settlers have been allowed to remain.
Suing Britain over Balfour.
And the ICC should stop claiming it does.
Israel’s borders can be defined the same way as Mali’s or Slovakia’s.
And certainly better than letting Hizballah or Islamic State control it.
Giving an advantage to unscrupulous terrorists.
Robinson, Lauterpacht, and Lemkin
Labeling laws are part of a broader pattern.