International Criminal Court Chief Prosecutor Karim Khan suddenly canceled a planned fact-finding mission to Israel the same day he announced that he is seeking arrest warrants against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Gallant, Reuters reported.

Eight sources with direct knowledge of the proceedings that occurred confirmed the cancelation of the planned visit to Reuters.

Khan had been planning his visit for months in order to gather evidence for a potential war crimes investigation against Israel and Hamas in the war that began with the massacre committed by Hamas on October 7, 2023.

Khan announced that he is seeking arrest warrants against Netanyahu and Gallant on May 20, the same day he canceled the visit. He believed that there was enough evidence to seek the warrants even without the evidence-gathering mission.... Read More: Arutz-7