The occupied lands are recognize as not part of Israel by EVERYONE- other then Israel itself. That includes the US. There have been numerous warnings over the years by the UN about Israel's defiance on this issue, Israel continues to just ignored the world. It's time for a unilateral recognition of the Pal State based on the 67' borders by the US, the EU, and the U.N.
Clashes between IDF and protesters in Bethlehem and East Jerusalem (Reuters)
from the article: Netanyahu to U.S.: Palestinian demands may delay peace talks again