King Abdullah has attempted to signal in recent days that the situation is under control but Sunday's staged event left it unclear whether the king and his popular half brother have truly put aside their differences.
King Abdullah breaks his silence to announce the worst political upheaval in decades sparked by an alleged plot involving his half-brother Prince Hamza has ended.
King Abdullah's paternal uncle, Hassan, met with Prince Hamzah for mediation, and the latter signed a letter, saying he would remain loyal to the king and to Jordan’s constitution.
In a video recording, Prince Hamzah says he is under house arrest and had been told to stay at home and not contact anyone and that the country's leaders are a corrupt few who put their interests above the public.
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