Middle East
3:42 pm
Fri November 16, 2012

Despite Taboo, Jordanians Call For King's Removal

Originally published on Fri November 16, 2012 9:36 pm

Thousands of demonstrators went back onto the streets of Amman and other Jordanian cities on Friday. The protests were sparked by fuel price hikes, but some are now calling for the downfall of King Abdullah, a key U.S. ally in the region.