Cabinet approves Danon as UN ambassador; Akunis to be science minister

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s minister’s approved his appointment of Danny Danon as ambassador to the United Nations in a vote conducted by telephone Thursday.

With Danon’s approval, he automatically ceases to be minister of science, technology and space, a member of Knesset and the head of world Likud.

Netanyahu appointed Ophir Akunis to replace Danon as science, technology and space minister.


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