King Abdullah II of Jordan speaks at the inauguration of the newly-elected parliament, in Amman, Jordan, Feb. 10, 2013. Jordan's king has pledged to press ahead with democratization, bu

 

              King Abdullah II of Jordan speaks at the inauguration of the newly-elected parliament, in Amman, Jordan, Feb. 10, 2013. Jordan
King Abdullah II of Jordan speaks at the inauguration of the newly-elected parliament, in Amman, Jordan, Feb. 10, 2013. Jordan's king has pledged to press ahead with democratization, but added that he will help choose the next prime minister despite the choice having been formally given to the legislature. (AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon)