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The Upheavals

The period of human history that was a major influence on the shape of the modern world...

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    First Confirmed Russian Operations in Destabilizing Global Politics
    Military action

    While the exact date of Russia undertaking the herculean task of destabilizing the US-dominated world order is unknown, the first confirmed events of Russian intelligence destabilizing the world order was in 2016, first in Brexit and later the US 2016 Presidential Elections... kicking off the events that would create a whole new world and end any chances of a (mostly) peacefully unified world.

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    Punitive Brexit
    Diplomatic action

    The event that most historians agreed that started the transformation of human history into what it is today. Where proponents of the European Union decided to completely and utterly screw with Great Britain to ensure that other nations would stay in line.   ... needless to say, this ultimately failed as the men and women behind Punitive Brexit didn't believe the ripple effects such a punitive action would have on the bigger picture.

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    The Great European Economic Crisis
    Financial Event

    ... as an unfortunate side effect of the punitive Brexit, the economies of Italy and Greece collapsed under the strain of a combination of poor economic and fiscal policy. The default of one of the founding members of the European Union sent shockwaves across Europe, leading to an increase of anti-EU sentiment.

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    March
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    July


    The North Ireland War
    Military action

    The war that would see Great Britain lose North Ireland through force thanks to the British Parliament's increasing ineptitude -with what some say is outright maliace- and lack of enlightened self-interest.

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    October


    The 1st Rural Insurrections
    Revolution

    A series of civil conflicts, insurrections, and terrorism campaigns as the economic and political power of the rural areas of the world all but vanished. In nations where the Rural/Urban Divide wasn't as prevalent, it was more or less a crushable uprising. In nations where the Rural/Urban Divide had reached crisis levels, it was a horrific time killing millions. The damage and changed it brought out have been placed along a spectrum depending heavily on how deep the split between a nation's rural and urban communities was... although the general situation wasn't that easy to categorize...

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    April
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    December


    The Pakistani-Indian Nuclear War
    Military action

    The conflict that would become a major point in human history, as it became the war that loosened the restrictions with both strategic and tactical nuclear ordinance. Starting as a small border conflict in the Kashmir region, it quickly spiraled out of control and by the conflict's end caused a 24-hour nuclear bombardment of both countries involved.   This would lead to nuclear terrorism in Europe, destroying Paris, Hamburg, and Sarajevo, destroying them utterly.

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    India
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    March

    The Dissolution of the United Nations
    Disbandment

    With the UN at it's weakest and incapable of containing the horrors that have been going on, the last resolution of the UN was its disbandment. While many departments and organizations of the UN would continue to function -albeit in a vastly reduced capacity- after the UN's disbandment, they wouldn't be as effective as they once were until these organizations and departments banded together to form the nucleus of SolForce.

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    May

    The Founding of the Federation of ZAFTRA
    Founding

    Vladimir Putin's successor, one Grigor Ilyanich Stoyanov, became the man that would create a new era for Russia after consolidating his predecessor's gains. With this consolidation and the environment that ZAFTRA was founded in, no one could really stop him. So on Victory Day 2080, Stoyanov announced the creation of the Federation of ZAFTRA.

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    May

    Founding of the European Federation
    Founding

    With the end of the European Union and NATO, Germany and Poland led the charge to create the European Federation to ensure that Russia -now the Federation of ZAFTRA- didn't encroach further into the European continent and to give some measure of stability in a world that is quickly becoming anathema to it.

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