Jordan's prime minister resigns after days of protests, reports say

Country
Jordan (JO)
Score
9.84
Source
The Guardian
Time
2018-06-04 (UTC)
ID
11647213

Government-linked media say Hani Mulki has stepped down amid acute opposition to austerity measures The embattled prime minister of Jordan has submitted his resignation to King Abdullah II, amid widening protests over a planned tax increase and austerity measures, according to government-linked media. Hani Mulki’s reported resignation comes after the largest anti-government protests seen in Jordan since 2011. Continue reading...