Over the weekend, the USA also announced it was closing the Palestinians' de facto embassy in Washington, deepening Palestinian anger and mistrust.
The Trump administration announced Monday that the in Washington, D.C., will close, and essentially dared the International Criminal Court to push back against that decision.
"We lost the USA administration but we gained our national rights", Zomlot told the Associated Press.
The move comes a day after the USA closed the Palestinian de facto embassy in Washington because of its leaders' refusal to enter peace talks with Israel.
This move also follows the State Department's announcement last August that the administration is slashing more than $200 million in bilateral aid to the Palestinians following a review that President Trump ordered to ensure the spending was aligned with USA national interests.
He has cited the Trump administration's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and cuts in aid to the Palestinians and the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees.
Erekat said that Palestine's submission to the ICC was over the Israeli high court decision pertaining to the demolition and forcible displacement of the Palestinian community of Al-Khan Al-Ahmar. The PLO said it has held nine meetings and submitted around 10 letters and 11 communications to the ICC concerning the Israeli violations of human rights in Palestinian territories.
Senior diplomat Dr. Saeb Erekat demanded the global community to intervene in what he argued were USA "attacks against the worldwide system as a whole" to defend Israel.
UK calls Security Council talks on poison case
Russia's top security officials routinely speak of active attempts by the CIA and other Western agencies to recruit Russians. As a result, Basu said, police weren't yet ready to bring charges in the second poisoning.
The Trump administration's latest measures against the Palestinians and their leadership are an attack on prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace.
Global powers say its demolition could enable Israeli settlement expansion that would eventually cut the West Bank in two, further threatening the prospects of an independent Palestinian state.
Palestinian activists have set up five shipping containers near a Bedouin hamlet to protest the expected razing of the West Bank encampment by Israel, AP reported Tuesday.
Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein (Likud) said the PLO mission was only good at spreading hatred and incitement and made no effort to advance peace.
The State Department announced this month that the United States is ending its decades of funding for the U.N. agency that helps Palestinian refugees.
Israel says Khan al-Ahmar, an encampment of corrugated shacks east of Jerusalem, was illegally built and has offered to resettle residents 12 kilometres (7 miles) away.
The decision to close the PLO office "is part of the open war waged by the U.S. administration and its Zionist team against our Palestinian people, their cause and just and legitimate rights", it said.
Open tennis tournament at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, in NY . When Osaka was announced the victor , the audience booed her, but Williams came to her defense.
A man walks near a logo of Tesla outside its China headquarters at China Central Mall in Beijing, China July 11, 2018. Tesla shares fell as much as 10% to $252.25 as of 9.46am in NY , the steepest intra-day drop since June 2016.
Conditions were garbage and Week 1 is always wonky, but the Steelers offense couldn't break free from the Browns. Gordon had only three passes thrown his way against the Steelers, but made the most of his only reception.
A mandatory evacuation was ordered for residents of Hatteras Island and some other areas of Dare County in North Carolina . The current track has the storm making landfall along the Carolinas sometime Thursday night as a major hurricane.
Just in case listeners didn't connect " Hard White " to the Cardi B altercation, Minaj added the hashtag #NYFW to her post. Opening her latest episode on Monday, she got straight down to business, recapping the incident from her perspective.
Kim, who was joined by Chinese special envoy Li Zhanshu, smiled and waved to crowds but did not make any public statements. The guide said Kim Jung Un "appreciates attractive women and wants North Korean women to be the most handsome of all".
More accurately, Papadopoulos hemmed and hawed, and finally settled on, "I might have, but I have no recollection of doing so". Papadopoulos. "The message is for all of us to check our loyalty, to tell the truth, to help the good guys", Breen said.
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Hubbard said so far this year, the Atlantic season has been fairly average, but it's been busier in the Pacific. East Coast from Florence next week has increased, the Miami-based weather forecaster added.
Florence to become powerful hurricane Monday
As of noon Tuesday, the storm was about 1,230 miles southeast of the Cape Fear region, according to the National Weather Service. The storm is forecast to continue towards the United States, and approach the southeastern coast by Thursday.
Aaron Rodgers: 'I'm Playing Next Week'
His night was presumed over, but Rodgers returned after halftime and led Green Bay to an improbable comeback win. Quelle bombe pour Geronimo Allison et le TD! Regardless, Zimmer remains one of the best characters in the NFL.
LeBron shouts out Khalil Mack
The Packers cut the Bears' lead to 20-17 with 9:01 to play on Aaron Rodgers' 12-yard touchdown pass to Davante Adams . The ovation from the crowd lifts you up, gives the energy, the momentum of the game, and you feel the tide turning.
Patriots not considering long-term extension for Tom Brady
It'll be a challenge for me. "If I'm going to do something at this point, it's going to be because I enjoy it", said Brady. Brady said his desire to play another five years is based, in large part, on his belief that he's gotten better with age.