TV News LIES

Saturday, Apr 13th

Last update06:51:06 AM GMT

You are here News Human Rights The Biden Administration Is Investigating Israel's Possible War Crimes — Despite Public Claims To The Contrary

The Biden Administration Is Investigating Israel's Possible War Crimes — Despite Public Claims To The Contrary

E-mail Print PDF

Israeli war crimesA month ago, White House spokesperson John Kirby declared Washington was so confident in Israel’s U.S.-backed offensive in Gaza that the U.S. did not need to investigate its actions.

“I’m not aware of any kind of formal assessment being done by the United States government to analyze the compliance with international law by our partner Israel,” Kirby told reporters on Jan. 4, as the Biden administration rallied to defend Israel against an International Court of Justice case arguing that Israel was violating international protections against genocide. “We have not seen anything that would convince us that we need to take a different approach in terms of trying to help Israel defend itself.”

Kirby’s comment echoed a string of similar claims from Biden administration officials. Their public narrative helps bolster U.S. claims that Israel is respecting global standards for fighting in pursuing Hamas in Gaza, and helps undercut the ICJ genocide case and other efforts to examine Israel’s conduct.

But internally, U.S. officials have been assessing possible international law violations by Israel for months, and they are continuing to do so, HuffPost has learned from three sources familiar with private discussions about the assessments.

More...



Most Recent Related Stories...


As Surgeons, We Have Never Seen Cruelty Like Israel’s Genocide in Gaza

Doctor in Gaza speak out We urge anyone who reads this to publicly oppose sending weapons to Israel as long as...

USAID chief Power sees 'sea change' in assistance for Gaza, wants more

Samantha PowerU.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Samantha Power acknowledged on Tuesday that humanitarian aid into Gaza...

Warren predicts ICJ will find Israel committed genocide in Gaza

Warren predicts genocide rulling by ICJ Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) recently suggested international offices could find Israel’s bombardment of Gaza constitutes as...

Netanyahu vows to carry out Rafah invasion, which US says would be a mistake

RafahPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel has escalated his pledge to invade the southern Gaza city...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!