Saudi authorities blocked the website of the Israeli Arab Arab48 reflecting the position of the anti-Zionist party BALAD. According to the newspaper Jerusalem Post , the reason for this became publication on Saudi-Israeli relations.
The discontent of Riyadh has caused the article, according to which Israel counts on the help of the Kingdom in the normalization of relations with the Arab world. A key role in the rapprochement of the two States played Muhammad bin Salman, the heir to the throne.
Chief editor of Rami Mansour said that in 18 years of existence Arab48 his block for the first time. According to the journalist, the Saudi regime is doing everything to isolate subjects from external information sources.
Recall that the confrontation between the Iranian nuclear threat has led to a significant rapprochement between Israel and Saudi Arabia. Long period relationship remained secret, but in recent years, many aspects of them become public.
As reported a few weeks British The Times, the Kingdom has agreed to open its airspace to Israeli civilian aircraft. This should open Israel’s access to the Persian Gulf region.