Israel has totally lost the plot now with the continual whining about being recognised. Who the hell cares anymore? You need to ask the wider world of real people and then explain to us why you won't even admit that the Palestinians are human beings. This is a disgrace that should destroy Israel.
Prime Minister Netanyahu's meeting with security chiefs ends after four hours (haaretz)
from the article: Hamas: No connection between Shalit release, formation of unity gov't