U.S. Stance on Criminal Court Congress has mandated that countries must give Americans immunity from prosecution in the newly formed International Criminal Court or risk losing U.S. military aid. But the Bush administration's hard-line stance on the court is hurting some important U.S. allies, including Colombia, Latvia and Bulgaria. Hear NPR's Michele Kelemen.
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U.S. Stance on Criminal Court Alienating Allies

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U.S. Stance on Criminal Court Alienating Allies

U.S. Stance on Criminal Court Alienating Allies

U.S. Stance on Criminal Court Alienating Allies

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Congress has mandated that countries must give Americans immunity from prosecution in the newly formed International Criminal Court or risk losing U.S. military aid. But the Bush administration's hard-line stance on the court is hurting some important U.S. allies, including Colombia, Latvia and Bulgaria. Hear NPR's Michele Kelemen.