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I suppose then that means that you subscribe to the idea of a corporation being the same thing as a person.
Because the stated goal of hamas is to end Israel.
This is diplomatic relations on a bureaucratic level and has nothing to do with "recognition" but pragmatic dealing with the reality that people with citizenship of your own country will choose to enter the boundaries of occupation by the military regime of zionists.
Wiki - Foreign relations of Israel
Do you have statistics to back that up?
Try again.. the bulk of the planet recognizes Israel as a nation.
The bulk of the planet recognizes Hamas as a terrorist entity.
Thatcher declared the ANC a terrorist organisation, and in 1987 her spokesman, Bernard Ingham, famously said that anyone who believed that the ANC would ever form the government of South Africa was "living in cloud cuckoo land".