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Top UN court hears new case against Israel

Minka Curr
May 16, 2024

The International Court of Justice has convened to hear a case filed by South Africa, which accuses Israel of continuing what South Africa describes as "genocide" in Gaza. South Africa wants the court to order a halt to Israel's current assault on Rafah. South Africa's legal team is presenting its case today, while Israel's team will speak tomorrow.