The paper said that contacts between the occupation entity and some Arab states
is becoming more publicized after being confidential, "though being under the
auspices and on the sidelines of international forums.”
This week Israeli Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot met with his Saudi counterpart, Fayyad bin Hamed Al-Ruwaili on the sidelines of the conference about regional issues, the paper said.
Earlier last month, Director of Mossad Yossi Cohen took part in an international conference in New York attended by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir along with high-ranking diplomats from UAE, Yemen and Bahrain, Maariv added.
Meanwhile, ‘Israel’ takes part in a global action team- named Operation Gallant Phoenix- in Jordan, and its members cooperate in several fields including military and intelligence, according to the daily.