Abdullah II
  • Jordanian police stand guard during a protest against the government's decision to raise prices for subsidized fuel in Amman, Jordan, Monday, Nov. 19, 2012.

    Unusually violent protests have shifted the focus of discontent from the government, at which anger was focused in the past, squarely on King Abdullah II.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 3:00 AM EST
  • Jordanians took to the streets of their capital to call for the U.S.-backed monarch's ouster, in the fourth day of unrest sparked by fuel price hikes.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 10:30 PM EST