Mideast Jordan Election

January 24, 2013 - 3:32 PM
Members of the Jordanian Independent Electoral Commission, count votes, in Amman, Jordan, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013. Despite a wide boycott by Jordan’s Muslim Brotherhood and other smaller opposition parties, at least three dozen Islamists who ran as independents have won seats in the kingdom’s newly empowered parliament, according to initial results released Thursday. (AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon)