Rep. Ilhan Omar said it would be ‘staggeringly hypocritical’ for US to support a war crimes investigation into Putin without joining the International Criminal Court

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That’ll never happen, because that would require the US acknowledging the authority of the ICC to prosecute American war criminals, something we won’t do.

LordSiravant

We cannot join the international crime court without handing over Bush & Cheney.

nanoatzin

Sure, lets join the International Criminal Court AND kick Putin’s ass

Recent-Construction6

She is correct that the US refuses to allow itself to be held accountable by the body but is happy to hold it up against another country. Most people in the US don’t know or care about the hypocrisy but she is correct.

LurknPark

She ain’t wrong..

DanBetweenJobs