clerk in the French Intelligence Division
A clerk in the French Intelligence Division who was suspected of avenging his brother's death. His brother, Philippe Joubert, was a French Internal Security agent who was charged with arresting Personal Attache to the French Ambassador in New York, Jean Colbert. Colbert was in fact a spy who used his position to sell information to the Russians. Before Philippe Joubert was able to arrest Colbert his body was pulled from the east river. Colbert had learned that he was about to be arrested and killed Joubert. Joubert's body was identified as Colbert to avert a potentially embarrassing political situation between the French and the Russians.