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A look at the Jordanian line of succession

10 days ago   |   By Royal Central

Continuing our summer series on the lines of succession to the world's monarchies, we are looking at the line of succession to the Jordanian throne, which operates under agnatic primogeniture. Specifically, the line of succession is governed by Article 28 of the Constitution of Jordan. Only mentally sound men who are Muslim who were born to Muslim parents and are legitimate descendants of King Abdullah I can ascend the throne.
The King of Jordan can determine his heir via a royal decree, and they can also bar someone from the line of succession through a decree. If a king dies without an...
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