In a country that defines its national identity on a territorial basis, rather than on a cultural one, cultural minorities cannot be recognized as nations. No wonder why Catalans and Corsicans are not recognized as nations. Thus, if Israel were to recognize an ''Israeli nationality'', Israeli Arabs would no longer be recognized as national minorities. I don't think they would like that.
Peru forces rescue 54 adults and children held captive by Shining Path (AP)
from the article: On being an Israeli in Israel