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Jordan's king dissolves parliament

Jordan's king dissolves parliament
A Jordanian lawmaker leaves after parliament was dissolved mid-term by King Abdullah II and early elections called. (Getty Images)
Jordan's king dissolves parliament
Jordanian parliament employees leave the offices in Amman. (Getty Images)
Jordan's king dissolves parliament
Lawmakers greet each other after parliament was dissolved. (Getty Images)
Jordan's king dissolves parliament
King Abdullah II dissolved the parliament that had clashed with his government over the economy and electoral law. (Getty Images)
Jordan's king dissolves parliament
The Jordanian parliament has also been accused of ineptly handling legislation and some cases of corruption. (Getty Images)
Jordan's king dissolves parliament
Lawmakers Hamad Abu Zaid (right) and Falak Jamaani. (Getty Images)