Spain has recognised Israel as the homeland of the Jewish people since a long time ago. Indeed, Spain´s former prime minister was a staunch supporter of Israel. His successor came from the the kind of feeble minded left wing sectors of the socialist party who support for sentimental reasons both the Palestinina cause and Cuba. But not even him questioned the right of Israel to exist as the homeland of the Jews. When it comes to Spain, this newspaper and most commentators cannot see beyond their ignorant prejudices.
from the article: Spain recognizes Israel as Jewish homeland, for first time