King Abdullah II of Jordan speaks to the newly-elected parliament, in Amman, Jordan, Feb. 10, 2013. Jordan's king pledged to press ahead with democratization, but added that he will hel

 

              King Abdullah II of Jordan speaks to the newly-elected parliament, in Amman, Jordan, Feb. 10, 2013. Jordan
King Abdullah II of Jordan speaks to the newly-elected parliament, in Amman, Jordan, Feb. 10, 2013. Jordan's king 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)