As we all know, Ecuador has decided to grant political asylum to the Wikileaks co-founder, Julian Assange, who has been holed up in the South American country’s embassy in London since June 19 to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he is due to face charges of rape and sexual assault. Assange has sought political asylum in Ecuador after exhausting the appeals process against the extradition warrant issued by Stockholm.
Paul Zanetti (b. 1961) is an Australian cartoonist. He began working with The Sun (Australia) at the age of 16 and has since worked for major national newspapers like the Sydney Daily Telegraph. In 1994 he won a Walkley Award, the Australian equivalent of a Pulitzer Prize for journalism.