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ICC Declines to Prosecute Israel over Turkey Flotilla Raid

The International Criminal Court announced Thursday that it will not prosecute Israel for a 2010 raid on a Turkish flotilla bound for Gaza, in which nine activists were killed, despite evidence that pointed to war crimes. Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said that despite a "reasonable basis" to believe war crimes were committed, there was not "sufficient gravity to justify further action by the ICC." The Israeli foreign ministry took "positive note" of the...

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