Exclusive WZO Pushing New Jewish Towns to 'Balance’ Arab Population in Israel's North

Group plans to settle 100,000 Jews in central Galilee by establishing new towns, expanding existing.

The World Zionist Organization’s Settlement Division, which is defined by the government as one of its executive arms, is formulating a plan to settle more Jews in the Galilee to achieve a demographic balance with the Arab population. This would be accomplished by establishing new towns and expanding existing ones beyond the limits set in the national master plan for development.