What measures would you take to make the ICC more effective?
This was a central argument for the ICC arrest warrants issued against Gaddafi and his second son, Saif al-Islam.
Palestinian membership to the ICC is a feature of Palestinian statehood and some states are weaker than others.
The ICC has already indicted the Libyan leader on referral from the United Nations Security Council.
Presiding judges at the ICC have only limited ability to overturn her decision.
The bottom line is that the ICC, like all multinational institutions, is primarily a diplomatic and political body.
Omar al Bashir, charged with war crimes by the ICC, plans to visit the General Assembly next week.
Starting a case at the ICC offers one way of making that point.
The power of the ICC is the power and the commitment of the state parties.
The ICC can take action only if the crime took place in a member state or if the United Nations Security Council refers the case.