Get the most recent news and updates on Israel, including its national security agency Mossad. Like most of the intelligence services Mossad’s main functions and goals are intelligence gathering, secret operations, and combating terrorism – that all involves cooperation with a number of other world’s intelligence agencies. Mossad was established in 1949 and headquartered in Tel Aviv. Follow RT on the news and stories on Mossad’s activities and background. Current Mossad Director is Joseph (Yossi) Cohen, who started his career in Mossad in 1983 and began his terms as Director in 2016. Find the details and news about Mossad’s leadership. Mossad plays a significant role in one of the most severe conflicts of our times between Israel and the State of Palestine, from time to time being accused of committing illegal acts against Palestinian citizens. Don’t miss the latest news and updates on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and Mossad’s involvement.