Saudi Whistleblower Twitter Account Restored

March 11, 2015


On March 8, 2015, the Twitter account @mujtaeidd was restored after having been suspended two days prior. The account, which is rumored to be run by a member of the Saudi royal family, tweets on scandals in the top Saudi echelons. After the account was restored, it tweeted that the suspension occurred due to a tweet regarding a maid that was allegedly abused at a Saudi embassy. The account also confirmed that all other accounts claiming to be its replacement were fake.

Source:, March 8, 2015.