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Icc Watch

The EU is at it again, this time renewing its efforts to extend the jurisdiction of the International Criminal ‘Court’, primarily as a result of pressure from (you guessed it) France and Germany.

When it comes to legal jurisdiction over his own, uh, dealings, however, Jacques Chirac takes a very different tack.

What a hypocrite, what a crook (oh, sorry, “alleged” crook), what a crock.

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