Cohen officially appointed as next Shin Bet chief

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 10, 2011 12:48

The government on Sunday approved the appointment of Yoram Cohen as the next head of the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency).

Speaking after the confirmation, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said that "Yoram Cohen is capable of leading the [Shin Bet] in the war on terror and in Israel's intelligence and technological wars."


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