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Danny Danon to run for Knesset speaker

Likud party member Danny Danon speaks to press as the results of the elections are announced, in Jerusalem November 1, 2022. (Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90)
Likud party member Danny Danon speaks to press as the results of the elections are announced, in Jerusalem November 1, 2022. (Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90)

Incoming Likud MK Danny Danon announces his intention to run for the position of speaker of the Knesset.

Danon, a former ambassador to the UN, calls for the speaker to be replaced as soon as possible, even before a new government is sworn in.

Danon’s call comes before final results are in, but with the Likud-led bloc heading toward a clear victory.

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