Pursuant to the Oslo Accords, Judea and Samaria are divided into three parts: Area A, administered by the Palestinian Authority (PA); Area B, under joint Israeli-PA control; and Area C, under Israeli control. The last has a Jewish population of about 400,000—mostly concentrated in a few blocs of towns and villages near Jerusalem—and a Palestinian population of about half that number. With assistance from foreign governments and organizations, the PA has been systematically encouraging the construction of Arab homes and villages there, in violation of the Accords. Yaakov Eliraz explains:
The Palestinian Authority Creates Facts on the Ground in Violation of the Oslo Accords. Why Is Israel Passive?
Zionism Isn’t Just about Ensuring Jewish Survival. It’s Also about Jewish Flourishing
Answering the question “Why am I Zionist?” Douglas Feith writes:
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