Jordan's King names PM to prepare for elections

The monarch had dissolved Jordan's tribally dominated parliament last week.

Jordan's King names PM to prepare for elections

World Bulletin / News Desk

Jordan's King Abdullah appointed respected politician Abdullah Ensour as Prime Minister on Wednesday to prepare for the country's first post Arab Spring parliamentary election, due by early next year, a palace statement said.

The monarch had dissolved Jordan's tribally dominated parliament last week, half-way through its four-year term, paving the way for the election that should be held within four months under constitutional reforms enacted last year.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 10 Ekim 2012, 13:03
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