pleased with The US government, human rights activists are disappointed: The International court of justice is not to be determined against the United States for crimes in Afghanistan. Other perpetrators get away with it.
While US President Donald Trump the decision of the International criminal court ICC in The Hague as a victory of international Law, to respond to human rights activists in Afghanistan with dismay. The ICC had announced that he would initiate investigations into alleged crimes of the USA in Afghanistan.
Also the request of the chief Prosecutor of the ICC, Fatou Bensouda, an investigation of war crimes and violations of human rights, was dismissed.
Failed with her request for investigation: ICC chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda.United States put pressure on criminal court
The reason given was that the parties would be the subject of an investigation, did not cooperate, including the United States, Afghan authorities and the Taliban. An investigation and a potential prosecution would have no prospect of success.
The United States had exercised in the past few months, pressure on the International criminal court investigation into war crimes by US soldiers in Afghanistan. The ICC Prosecutor Bensouda has even been denied entry into the United States.