And consistent with the "continguity" sought for a PA state, Israel is also entitled to contiguuity - the shortest distance between Mt. Scopus and the rest of Jewish Jerusalem is...Sheik Jarrah, a former Jewish neighborhood seized and illegally annexed by Jordan and now, somewhow, "occupied Arab territory". I doubt that Obama will be stupid enough to criticize Jewish building on Mt. Scopus, but you never know.
from the article: Officials lay cornerstone for new Jewish East Jerusalem neighborhood