citc-blocksSpokesman for Communication and Information Technology Commission (CITC), Al Malek said that any website or social media account, namely Twitter, Facebook or YouTube account with inappropriate content will be blocked.

The commission is actively monitoring social networking sites and blocks any account with explicit and improper content, Al-Malek told Saudi Gazette. He said the CITC accepts block requests at its Twitter account @CITC_SA,  processes requests and takes immediate action.

Mansour Al-Otaibi, the spokesman for King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST),  said KACST does not play any role in blocking websites but does help in establishing the Internet infrastructure  and laying down pertinent regulations in the Kingdom

Source: SaudiGazette