Abbas wants ICC to probe arson that killed Palestinian toddler

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said he would appeal to the International Criminal Court to investigate Friday`s arson attack by suspected Israeli settlers in the West Bank that killed a Palestinian toddler.

AFP| Last Updated: Jul 31, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

Ramallah: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said he would appeal to the International Criminal Court to investigate Friday`s arson attack by suspected Israeli settlers in the West Bank that killed a Palestinian toddler.

"We are immediately preparing the file that will be submitted to the ICC," Abbas told reporters, while also denouncing "war crimes and crimes against humanity committed each day by Israelis against the Palestinian people."