it has been suggested that this article be merged with foreign relations of israel. (discuss) proposed since february 2020.
see also: foreign relations of israel
overview of states recognizing israel
israel countries that have recognized israel countries that have withdrawn recognition countries that have suspended or cut relations with israel countries that have never recognized israel
the international recognition of israel refers to the diplomatic recognition of the state of israel, which was established by the israeli declaration of independence on 14 may 1948. israel's sovereignty is disputed by some countries. as of december 2019, 162 of the 193 un member states recognize israel.