Cablegate Comix (4)

By: Joe Alterio
December 27, 2010

Fourth in a series of mini-comics recounting true stories that came to light on November 28, 2010 — when WikiLeaks published confidential documents of detailed correspondences between the US State Department and its diplomatic missions around the world.


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This series would not be possible without HiLobrow contributor Alexis Madrigal’s Cablegate Chronicles, an ongoing series launched December 3rd at

To view a gallery of Alterio’s illustration work for HiLobrow, click here.

More comics and cartoonists on HiLobrow.

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  1. “FSN” – Foreign Service National, one of many local people hired by the embassy to run the day to day operations of the compound. In this case, it’s an FSN from the Asmara Embassy, in Asmara, Eritrea, the capital.

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