The Holocaust Survivor Who Put His Faith in War Crimes Law

The Holocaust Survivor Who Put His Faith in War Crimes Law

The Holocaust Survivor Who Put His Faith in War Crimes Law Theodor Meron’s advice on charging Israeli and Hamas leaders comes at the end of a remarkable and revealing career On May 20, 2024, Karim Khan, the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), announced that he had requested warrants for Hamas and Israeli leaders in what he described as “a historic step for victims.” The warrants are for Yahya Sinwar, Mohammed Deif and Ismail Haniyeh of Hamas; and for …