Yossi Cohen is next Mossad Director
New Mossad chief Yossi Cohen with US National Security Adviser Susan Rice.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced Monday night the appointment of Yossi Cohen, 53, National Security Council head, as the next director of Israel’s security service, the Mossad. He succeeds Tamir Pardo, whose term as Mossad director ends next month. Cohen has served as Deputy Director of the Mossad.