In Jordan, royal decree gives go-ahead for parliamentary elections
By 30 July
King Abdullah II of Jordan (photo credit: European Parliament/flickr)
A Royal Decree was issued on Wednesday directing the concerned agencies to hold parliamentary elections in accordance with the provisions of law.
Paragraph I of Article 34 of the Constitution stipulates that: "The King issues orders for the holding of elections to the House of Deputies in accordance with the provisions of law."
Read the full article here: The Jordan Times