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    Jordan's King Abdullah II Dissolves Parliament

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    Jordan’s King Abdullah II dissolved the country's lower house of parliament.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Jordan’s King Abdullah II issued a decree dissolving the Hashemite kingdom’s lower house of parliament, the Royal Hashemite Court (RHC) said on Sunday.

    "The Royal Decree was issued to dissolve the House of representatives with effect from 29 may 2016 under paragraph (3) of article (34)," the RHC tweeted through its official account.

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