Lapid: I am not running for Prime Minister

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 22, 2012 19:27

 
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Former journalist and neophyte politician Yair Lapid said on Wednesday he is not interested in running for Prime Minister, Army Radio reported.

Speaking at a hightech conference at Tel Aviv University, Lapid said, "I am new, and in the meantime just trying to be a politician."

Instead, his party's focus is to gain a substantial number of Knesset seats so they can set the agenda, he said.

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