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To whom it may concern

Dear Sir/Madam,

We may be able to deliver an alternative for the Bremerton-class destroyer to you. Would it be an idea to meet?

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Sven Westphal, CEO of Rheinmund Schiffbau
 

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Vertraulich — Confidentiel — Confidential


To whom it may concern

Dear Sir/Madam,

We may be able to deliver an alternative for the Bremerton-class destroyer to you. Would it be an idea to meet?

Best regards,

Sven Westphal, CEO of Rheinmund Schiffbau
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Bajororzág is more than willing to trial the Eiffellander suggestion alongside the current trialists currently remaining from Tarusa and Serbovia. As usual we hold our CSEAC friends in high-esteem and to further integrate our defense with Eiffellander systems could prove cost effective for Pannonia's common defense.

My Ministry thanks your Mr. Westphal for your help and look forward to see your ship in trials.

Sincerely,
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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 17 March 2021 — 12 Pengö

Introducing Prime Minister Zoltán Kovács
• Center-left Socialist Party fails to gain the nod of János Csonka
• Far-right Forward Pannonia makes Government with Christian Social Workers Party and Justice and Life Party.

• Kovács vows to maintain abortion laws and punish the accused Antonio Battara

KISPEST — Zoltán Kovács was right. He laid down the gauntlet on Monday saying he'd won the support to win the Prime Minister job and he did just that.

Zoltán Kovács✔@dontmesswiththezoltan
Their were doubters, the losers! They said that I can't into the the Preim Minister position and here I am. I'm telling you that I am Prime Minister tomorrow and I have the votes. I guarantee it! The socialists won't stop me! #winning #bookit #yourgonnalikethewayyoulook
His ascent is largely based on his loud binary rhetoric which has appealed to nationalists and Tiburan Catholic conservatives, slowly eating away at János Csonka's base. Csonka has given him the keys to the car that is Bajororzság in hopes that his own unruly style can perhaps weaken his position where he would be primed to win seats from Csonka's own National People's Party. This make shift passive alliance between Forward Pannonia and the National People's Party seems centered on support form Vrijpoort based hedge fund opinions and conservative alliances from Vistarika.

Although the government coalition only makes up 32% of Parliament, the leftist coalition could not create voting block large enough to break the 50% +1 required to prevent this government from moving forward as the National People's Party owns 31% of the seats themselves and did not vote down this Government. The Socialist Party criticized the new Government as inherently undemocratic. Socialist Party leader Kristóf Ferdinand Bognár described today's events as, "a somber day for democracy when a nation is governed by a group that is not a majority."

The new Prime Minister snapped back immediately, "Just yesterday Mr. Bognár was ok with this arrangement if he was the one winning. We have communist snakes in this country which are only ok with the results when they win."

Protests erupted again in front of Parliament and maintained a peaceful tone, yet as usual those who have not respected the curfew have been arrested. Prime Minister Kovács has suggested that if protest do not end by the end of the week, he will take radical action against protestors. "Ending these protests is a promise I can make to the people of this country and the world."

Kovács currently maintains an approval rating of about 40% but that has no bearing on procedure in Parliament as János Csonka is the only person that holds the proverbial Uno reverse card and ability to move his 32% of Parliament in another direction. Knowing this, Kovács has to maintain policy that Csonka will not be outraged by; however, Csonka wants to give Kovács enough freedom for his popularity to hopefully wane and thus empower his own position in the polls. An insider to National People's Party politics described this as a bit of a gamble, "we have to hope that the voters don't see our party as complicit in any government actions by association and thus move their loyalties to the left. I think we'll be fine though, the voters don't want communism."


The narrative of holding up the Socialist Party as communists has been a continued go to for Kovács and has been adopted by the National People's Party in hopes to keep their own position.
 

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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 23 March 2021 — 12 Pengö

Battara Found Guilty, Sentenced to Life Imprisonment! Zarans Outraged!
• The trial had little evidence and had Kovács fingerprints on it
• Death penalty refused as judge does not believe the evidence is strong enough

• Zarans in outrage as Battara is guilty and yet no relief given to murdered women
• Parts of Zara are in violent protest


KISPEST — Antonio Battara was found guilty of two accounts of murder and one account of attempted murder. Severity is determined by the judge in Bajorország. The verdict was decried as influenced by Prime Minister Zoltán Kovács, and has been criticized as without any merit as the evidence has only been circumstantial. While initially public opinion was against Battara, the murder of yet another woman while Battara was in custody has swung public opinion the opposite direction and the ruling has been seen as a slap in the face against the Zaran population.

The trial hinged heavily on the association of Antonio Battara with the women that were murdered and the alibi provided by his girlfriend which was seen as unsure or biased. Normally such a failure of physical evidence might be considered not good enough for a guilty verdict, so the Twats and public pressure applied by Prime Minister Kovács have been seen as instrumental in conclusion of the case. The lawyers for Mr. Battara have stated that they plan to appeal to a high court, however as this crime transpired over multiple regions, it already occurred in the second highest possible court leaving little room for further appeals.

Battara has avoided the death penalty and that has disappointed those involved in the Kovács Government which wanted to see him hang for his crimes.

Meanwhile, Zara has opened up in full riot as government buildings have been attacked and locations in especially Eastern Zara have seen looting and arson. There have been key differences between the reactions of Zaran depending on geography as West Zara with its larger German minority has largely been peaceful.

Protests in Eastern Zara have flown a nationalistic flag and demanded that the Kovács Government step down. Yet Eastern Zara on the border with Serbovia is also home to some Serbovian minorities which have openly attacked some rioters, especially in border cities.

Prime Minister Kovács has determined that he will send in the Army in the morning, and they have begin to be mobilized in order to secure the peace. Yet Zarans are even less pleased with this development as protests over the last weekend were attacked by unmarked cars which arrested individuals and would often release them on the opposite side of the country if they could not charge the individual with any crime. This has been criticized in even ethnic German regions especially, although Parliament did not address the issue at all on Monday or Tuesday.


Opposition leader Bognár has attacked the Kovács Government as tyrannical, but Kovács still enjoys support in Parliament to hold his government in place.
 

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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 29 March 2021 — 12 Pengö

East Zara In Full Revolt as Kovács Appointed General Removes New Flag
• Gunshots and several dead in Wekerletelep
• Removed flag becomes rallying cry as former General feared

• Zarans to organize a Congress in Remion
• Csonka under house arrest after praising Army for restraint


WEKERLETELEP — The sound of sporadic gunshots fills the air in the East Zaran city of Wekerletelep, or as the Zarans have gone to now renaming it Gonzaga. With the familiar red and white stripes for a long week replaced by green and white stripes there seemed to be a certain feeling of open rebellion. Now fired General Tamás Sarka understood the gravity of the situation carefully treading the various interest groups in Wekerletelep which struggled to put forward a real agenda. General Sarka which arrived to see his armored tanks covered in eggs and tomatoes, managed to keep calm and security in the city. Earning some praise from the locals which were cooperative.

Prime Minister Kovács sacked General Sarka due to the optics of him not having removed the green and white striped flag after a week, an odd condition to thrust into the limelight despite the progress being made to calm down the atmosphere. Former Prime Minister János Csonka having travelled to Wekerletelep in hopes to score extra political points praised General Sarka and the progress made in the city. As the region has since become violent, he is now under a house arrest locked down in his luxury hotel room.

New General Dominik Bokari immediately stormed the city hall pulling down the flag and replacing it with the standard red and white stripes of Bajorország. The action white not particularly eventful spread across the town as a more violent action. News that the flag was torn to pieces and burned after it was removed spread across the town which was perhaps itching for a reason to turn violent. The news coupled with the disgust of local leaders has caused a new sense of unity among the various interest groups in Wekerletelep, which has since met in what they are calling the Congress of Gonzaga, held in Gonzaga Hall, where the symphony orchestra meets. The city now being referred to that name by the Zaran populace, a name which traces itself back now extinct dukes that once were independent in the region.

The Congress of Gonzaga has declared the city to be in open revolt against Kispest, and concluded that it would meet in Remion and take advantage of the open border for Zarans. They've also left an open invitation for other cities in the region to join them in Mediola in order to determine the future of Zara in Bajorország. Zara itself is the entire southern region of Bajorország and it is unlikely to find absolute harmony between the various ethnic groups in this southern region which also includes ethnic Germans, Serboves, and Csengans.

In the meantime, General Bokari has started a very strict 17.00-10.00 hours curfew, and ordered all bars and nightclubs closed to prevent large meetings. The curfew has kept the city violent at night where gunfire at random soldiers on patrol can be found with fire returned at random windows and balconies. Soldiers themselves are afraid to venture outside of their patrol vehicles in fear of violent resistance.


The developments in the region has prompted severe ridicule in Parliament, but with Csonka stuck in Wekerletelep, there is not much coordination among the various groups in Parliament to come to a coordinated response. Prime Minister Kovács still maintains strong support in the polls among lower-income citizens across the nation, and the rebellious Zarans have produced a rally around the flag sort of response in many corners of the nation. There is however no appetite in polling to go to war, with many Bajorans wanting to find a solution in support with neighboring Remion and Serbovia.
 
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The Holy Frankish Empire wishes to offer Chagny as a place for dialogue. As the situation continues to deteriorate, His Imperial Majesty wishes to extend his deepest concern. In the interest of maintaining peace and to find a solution which can please all parties, the Emperor hopes that all parties accept the invitation to engage in negotiations and discussion.

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The Holy Frankish Empire wishes to offer Chagny as a place for dialogue. As the situation continues to deteriorate, His Imperial Majesty wishes to extend his deepest concern. In the interest of maintaining peace and to find a solution which can please all parties, the Emperor hopes that all parties accept the invitation to engage in negotiations and discussion.

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs would like to express its thanks to our kind neighbors in the Holy Frankish Empire. Prime Minister Kovács would like to make it clear that no assistance is required. Zara is part of Bajorország and that is the end of the dialogue on the issue.

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We understand that the events in Zara are an internal matter of Bajorország. However, we also see that the events in Zara result into consequences to Bajorország's neighbourcountries, and are threatening to destabilise the whole region. It is in the special interest of Bajorország and of our part of Europe that the conflict in Zara comes to an end in the form of a long-term solution. We call upon the government of Bajorország and the rebels in Zara to start negotiations as soon as possible, whereever the location.

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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 20 April 2021 — 12 Pengö

Tanks Roll into East Zara in Response to Terrorist Plot
• Tanks level apartment complex where metro bombs were made
• Ten men arrested on charges of terrorism and sedition

• Counterattacks have killed 2 soldiers
• Metro attack survivors fund created for the hurt and the diseased families

WEKERLETELEP — Nearly a week after the terrorist attacks on the Kispest Metro, Pannonia's own tanks came into the East Zaran self-proclaimed capital city in the middle of the night. Army special forces conducted raids on key houses and afterwards a building that was considered a "hotspot" for terrorist activity was forcibly evacuated and ten men were arrested. The tanks would then demolish the building located about 2km from the city center as military officials worried it would be covered in traps designed to kill or maim troops. The men have been held and transfer to jails in Kispest and charged with an act of terrorism resulting in murder, and sedition.

The attacks have damaged the psyche of Pannonians as the events in Zara suddenly came to the doorsteps of the capital and more violently than experienced before. The Kovács Government has experienced divided opinions on his handling of the crisis but his strong-arm tactics appear to be popular enough to cement his status and popularity across the nation. The vast majority of his support coming from rural regions, Csengans, and ethnic Serboves in the East.

Protests that have gripped the nation continuously since January 1st have now come to a stop, as the most vocal opponents seem to have changed their style of rebellion, preferring to coordinate their actions in defiance of the military regime that has appeared in Eastern Zara. Zarans enjoy little support throughout the rest of the nation too as the terrorist attacks have dented support for the cause. The Congress of Gonzaga is not unaware of this and has disavowed the ZLA and condemned the terrorist attack to mixed approval.

The ZLA has continued activity unabated however, and is held responsible for the deaths of two soldiers in Wekerletelep last night. Meanwhile there are reports that Kovács has been angered by the lack of real results. The ZLA has no clear leadership for him to scream at and even getting angry at a congress does not seem to feel good his usual divisive Twatter strategy.


The Metro Attack Survivors Fund has been established and accepts donations for those dead or injured and their families. They've seen a large amount of donations already getting over 5 million in donations.
 

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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 28 April 2021 — 12 Pengö

East Zaran Republic is declared as "Repubblica Eugeniana" or Eugenia
• Named after Alexandrian War Field Marshal known as Prince Eugene
• One day after the sudden declaration of the Republic of Bourdignie

• New name is supposed to resonate with all parties as an appeal to history in Zara
• Kovács decries it as a theft of history


KISPEST — The proclamation of the Republic of Bourdignie was a massive surprise across the nation as the majority French speaking Bourdignie decided to go its separate path from Bajorország. Their proclamation again not recognized by Kispest. Furthermore Kispest has stated it has no intention of holding a referendum on any independence issue. Kovács has said that if people want to leave this fraternity of peoples they would have to vote him out.

The polarization caused by Prime Minister Kovács has resulted in the subjects of national unity to become polarizing issues as opposition parties begin to support independence movements as a reflection of their dissatisfaction of Kovács. Former supporters of János Csonka divided and unable to come to terms with the reality of the nation are unable to mobilize themselves politically as a unified party. This is largely because of the result of János Csonka being placed under house arrest and unable to communicate with his party openly. Only his wife has been in contact with him saying that he is in good spirits, but very disappointed with how the nation has responded to his unjust imprisonment.

Eugenia in theory claims its borders as East Zara, with its capital in Gonzaga. The name of the new Republic coming from the Prince Eugene who is held up as a hero across Bajorország for his marvelous defense of Bajorország during the Alexandrian Wars. The Prince himself spoke mostly French in order to mingle with the courts in the Holy Frankish Empire, but his estate and lands were in modern Zara. He was an international man living also in Vistarika and modern Remion for a time. Kovács has said that the name of the new Republic is a theft of history, as the Prince "belongs to Bajorország, not traitors."

Eugenia has sent representatives to Remion, Serbovia, Eiffelland, Vistarika, Nitra, and the Holy Frankish Empire in hopes to get one of the neighboring powers to recognize their independence. The Congress of Gonzaga was apparently determined with the announcement of Bourdignie they needed to immediately proclaim their own Republic in order to not lose the initiative. However as it stands the current territory that Eugenia controls is not firmly in their own hands as Wekerletelep is firmly occupied by the Pannonian Army. However, the Army has not been able to spread their forces thin without fear of losing men. The Army has reported twelve casualties in the campaign thus far and military brass does not want to expand the conflict. If casualties become too onerous and conflict too extreme, generals worry that a division between Zara and Pannonia could become permanent. An anonymous source stating, "Kovács maybe means well, but he's throwing matches into a petrol station while we are holding the petrol leaks with our thumbs."

Furthermore with the newly proclaimed Bourdignie, there is a worry that the military cannot respond to anything that happens there. The Army is deployed in East Zara and in defensive positions along the border with Remion. There is a slight fear that Remion may immediately march forward if the military commits any forces to the north. Insiders in the Kovács Government have suggested that so long as the conflict is civil, Remion may just hold their forces at the border. Thus when apartment buildings are demolished such as in an example suspending military shipments with Eiffelland, top brass find themselves exasperated. "There are too many holes in this dyke, and the Generals are running out of fingers."

Kovács himself is not blind to this however, and rumors of aid from Tarusan corporate sources has apparently been spoken of within the Government. Yet there is a slight worry to this idea as well. The struggles between Serbovia and Tarusa in Thrakia are well-known and such an invitation may prompt protest from Serbovia.


Meanwhile internationally, governments have been hesitant to recognize any of these breakaway governments. Many other nations have their own ethnic minorities that are probably watching their own government's statements with great interest. Yet patience might also be wearing this with Zoltán Kovács abroad. His twatter posts are not kindly received abroad lowering popular opinion of Pannonia abroad. Our anonymous source stating in worry, "if Pannonia is not well-liked by its neighbors because of Kovács policies, they may decide to reshape Pannonia into the neutral, calm, buffer zone between empires that it often has held historically. It isn't good for all these large powers to have an unstable neighbor right in the middle of them. There grows the chance for conflict like there was in the 19th century."
 

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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 04 May 2021 — 12 Pengö

Fear and Loathing in Kispest: Kovács is on a Journey to Nowhere
• Options are few and far between as Kovács allies lose flight access
• Kovács is being backed into a proverbial corner as opinion polls weaken

• Divisions of within the nation muddy possible routes forward as Kovács tries to unilaterally cancel CSEAC
• Worry of more republics declared in the near future


KISPEST — The actions taken abroad over the previous week have wounded the members of the Forward Pannonia, which can no longer fly the national carrier Balért to destinations around the country. Instead they have found themselves taking the train. Furthermore with assets frozen in connection with Federation banks, there have been worries that if such action is mimicked by other nations, members of the Forward Pannonia movement could find themselves without any liquid assets.

There is general belief that such restrictions would not occur in famously banking independent Vrijpoort; however, these aren't the only concerns.

Historically Bajorország is linked if not married to its central location on the continent and Kovács twatting his cancelling of CSEAC has now angered the wealthy German population in Bécs and in West Zara which thrives on trade and were large proponents of the new free trade paradigm put in place by former and now under house arrest Prime Minister János Csonka. With that under threat, the Mayor of Bécs Edgar Müller has invited diplomats that set up shop in Bécs for CSEAC to remain on business with the city of Bécs. The mayor hopes to keep the foreign ties in the city, especially as there is a great deal of worry that Bajorország may be falling to pieces. If the Csengian and German regions were to hypothetically separate in this schism that now develops under the regime of Zoltán Kovács, Bécs could stand to maintain a great deal of importance to the region leaving Zoltán Kovács behind.


Müller spoke to reporters today saying, "the far-right wishes to embark on cancel culture whenever reality doesn't speak to their truths." Müller himself a member of the centrist Democratic Party. Meanwhile noise to his left from the Socialist Party has urged him to instead embrace Kovács attempt to leave CSEAC. A rare alignment from the left and far-right. The blending of political policies has suggested a sort of horseshoe political theory at work and complicated politics further.

However, Conservatives in the German speaking regions are not so swift to act. Ultimately maintaining the union of regions is better for the various economies, and especially preferable to the destruction of war.

Impromptu protests in Bécs demanded the release of János Csonka, but the Government insists a new story where Csonka was collaborating with Zaran terrorists and thus his investigation must be completed before he can be released.

Meanwhile three towns in French speaking Pannonia have elected to join the Republic of Bourdignie which is starting to have a degree of territorial shape appear that is not yet continuous but now at least composed of seventeen towns including it's capital city of Versoix. The largest city in the region known as Soizbaug, or more commonly as Bellevue among the French speakers is split on whether or not to join. Some suggest it may rather declare its own independence as a unique entity as the city is rather split between German and French speakers.


Lastly, divides between West and East Zara are beginning to weaken as a town in West Zara known as San Paolo has declared itself now as part of Remion. This has been seen a bit nonsensical as it is not even on the border of Remion, but instead at least 200km northwest of Remion. There is hope among residents of the town that it may spark others to also declare allegiance to Remion, which they have deemed the only power able to end this madness. Gonzaga which has been recognized as capital of Eugenia by at least Vultur in Remion has voiced support for San Paolo.
 

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The English Edition of News From Pannonia :: 12 May 2021 — 12 Pengö

The Big Trouble With War
• Bajorország cannot stand without the support of its neighbors
• A largely broken military is in no place to defend anyone's interest
• Kovács with little room to maneuver and no ability to get peace talks

• Nation on eggshells as dissolution looks inevitable

KISPEST — Any true professor of history would know exactly how and why Bajororzság exists. It is a construct or perhaps mistake of history that began with the Alexandrian Wars. Judging by the current actors involved, it would appear that this would be the final chapter of the Alexandrian Wars over 200 years later.

A union designed to collect the variety of ethnic groups in the middle of the continent and bottle them up into a petite region that would neither be threatening nor difficult to deal with, Bajorország, or Pannonia as it is commonly referred to around the world is purely a buffer state. Linking the important and historical empires of the region, the Pannonians are a construct of politics. Originally a much smaller Germanic Kingdom centered in Bécs-Altstadt, the Alexandrian Wars hit the region like a hammer to the anvil destroying this Germanic Kingdom and creating a multiethnic Kingdom that would not be able to survive the democratization of the world in the late 19th century. The Pannonian Republic which was designed to take into account the various ethnic groups was a compromise. Bolstered by its neighbors, the Pannonians would exist not to the detriment of the region, but as a symbol for peace. Nations such as Eiffelland, H.F.E., Vistarika, and Serbovia would not war against each other with Bajorország in the way. Additionally, Bajorans would be strong enough to defend themselves from any expansionist policies of her neighbors, with her security also largely covered by those same neighbors. Thus an unwritten rule in Bajor's politics was written, foreign policy needed to be aligned with all of Bajororzság's neighbors. When policy deviated, or the security of a neighbor was in peril, the security of Bajororzság was put at risk.

This same dynamic also existed for Pannonia's neighbors. There is no purpose for the existence of this medley union of nations if it did not also provide harmony to the region as well. In this current disruptive state, there is no purpose for the continued existence of Bajorország for anyone, the citizens of Bajorország included. This is the magic of Zoltán Kovács, the man who rushed to the pinnacle of power in a heartbeat after an abortion law crisis spurred on deeper divisions with the hateful rhetoric of Prime Minister Kovács. Other politicians have checked out of the debate as well sensing there was little that they could do with the current political mechanisms. There are fears among conservatives to backdown, and a lack of political options to consider for Bajor's liberals.

Despite the desire for a show of strength, there is a slight problem for the far-right in Pannonia. The military is not well armed enough to repulse any full attack. Pannonia's military is designed to compliment shortcomings that might exist in campaigns launched by the H.F.E., Eiffelland, or Vistarika. It is not designed to defend the nation itself. This is something seasoned political insiders would have known, and something far-right leaders did not anticipate. Military leaders have had to stress that the Pannonian Army, Air Force, and Navy did not have the resources to execute many of the ideas that originated in the Kovács Government and this has caused tension within the military. Military leaders have been sacked and replaced by others who are more "yes, man" oriented but that has not improved Pannonia's military capacity. This is largely played the biggest role in the Kovács Government accepting foreign fighters. Insiders knew if Remion wanted to invade Zara, they could, and they would win.

Compounding the problem, the Pannonian Military has seen a rash of desertions and resignations. Zarans were part of the military for example, and many if not most have left now that foreign troops have entered the picture. The result is that a militia of sorts has developed in multiple regions, even in regions that haven't declared independence. This will present itself as a problem for any unified Pannonian military interests. The quality of the training of these military servicemen was not the problem, but rather the state of the equipment they used which often dated to the 1970s, the last conflict that Pannonia embarked on. Should these militia receive proper equipment, or even Pannonia's regulars improve their equipment, they could be a decent fighting force.

Kovács however has no time to get his military fixed. His efforts for peace talks have been rebuffed by Remion and its allies such as Josepania, Natal, and the Federation. He will soon have to challenge the no-fly zone, otherwise it is arguable whether or not Zara is even part of Pannonia any longer. When this happens, a state of war will exist and the region will plunge into conflict. Kovács is not a total fool however and likely knows this. He is likely moving into defensive military positions and getting his own strategy in order before he formalizes the war.

Currently strategy appears to be focused on a defense of Zara. Foreign military units are advancing to these positions, and currently abandoning much of a strategy to combat Bourdignie to its north. There appears to be a worry within the Kovács Government that a two front war will spell doom to the regime, especially since the Pannonian military is stretched thin on one front.

The upstart republics however have openly embraced their returning soldiers and the new militias may likely become official military units. Eugenia which has been reluctant to pursue an open agenda, is likely banking on the support from Remion to push them over the top. Operating still from Remion's soil, they signal to local politicians in Remion that should Eugenia be successful, they will have a referendum on joining Remion. West Zara meanwhile is fragmented and looking to be a difficult region to solve. Academics there have suggested that the region be split up and assigned to various factions as a means remove the region from conflict; however, the no-fly zone seems to imply that it will be absorbed into Eugenia at some point. Bourdignie on the other hand now possesses support from nearly 80% of Gallic speaking regions, and even some German speaking towns as well. Bécs meanwhile is thought to be desiring its own Republic and continued relationship to CSEAC. This has left a Pannonia that is only Serbove and Csengian, no doubt needing reform and restructuring but seemingly now allied to Tarusa.


It needs to be made clear what the end goals for Kovács and Tarusa are. Do they seek a forever united Pannonian state? It may prove difficult to achieve considering the state of Pannonia's military. If they are willing to come to the table and agree to dissolving Pannonia, then Tarusa may stand to gain a direct ally and outpost that it can help modernize and give it a foot in the region. There are major questions for the end goals of all of the players in this conflict that only a real meeting can achieve. Yet, through military might the borders could be drawn up in ways that might swing wildly to one faction. Pannonia awaits the next days which will likely determine a great deal of the region's future.
 
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