UN properly recognized Israel in 1948, but now, is asked to recognize a fragmented hostile entity, economically a pauper, half of which is actively at war with Israel, and the other half does not and will not recognize Israel. What next? A state for the Bloods, or the Crypts, or the Hell's Angels, or the Mexican Drug Cartels?
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from the article: Abbas: Britain and France would recognize Palestinian state