Storm Front

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Type: Technothriller/War
Last-Update: 2010Aug18
Keywords: free, open-ended, email, human, modern, rpg


It is the near future and the world is ready to explode.....

*In Russia, the government of the Russian Federation is overthrown in a bloody coup and Russia returns to being a monarchy. Its first Czar since 1917 is put on the throne

*Seeking to regain its lost empire, Russian forces invade the former Soviet republics, absorbing them into Russia. Muslims within the former Republics rise up against the new Czarist Russia. Ukraine is invaded by Russia but it repels Russian forces. The United States, the UN, and the nations of Europe condemn the Russian invasion

*The new Czar of Russia visits the nations of Eastern Europe and proposes trade and defense agreements, including allowing Russian troops to be based in those nations. Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, and other Eastern European nations withdraw from NATO and enter into a new alliance with Russia. The United States and its NATO allies are alarmed.

*Russian forces invade Ukraine again with the help of its new Eastern European allies and this time Ukraine is occupied and is absorbed into Russia. The Ukrainian Resistance forms

*China's economy grows exponentially. It becomes the second largest economy in the world

*China begins building up its military forces and establishes a military presence in Africa and the Middle East. Economic and defense agreements are signed between China and South Africa and the other nations of Africa, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, and Yemen. Chinese forces establish bases in these nations. Israel is alarmed at the massive Chinese presence in the Middle East and fears an Arab-Chinese invasion

*China also signs economic and defense agreements with Cuba, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Argentina, and other Caribbean and Latin American nations. Chinese forces establish bases in these nations. With Chinese help, Argentine forces seize the Falkland Islands from Great Britain

*A Chinese shipping firm gains control of the Panama Canal, effective giving China control of the strategic waterway. Chinese, Cuban, Nicaraguan, and Venzuelan troops land in Panama and take control of the Panama Canal. A Marxist government is established in Panama. Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Hondurus oppose the Chinese presence

*Chinese forces seize the Spratley Islands in the South China Sea and capture an American oil tanker

*Taiwan declares its independence from China. Chinese forces invade the island

*Tibet crusades for independence

*North Korean forces mass along the 38th Parallel, ready to strike South Korea

*The Czar of Russia and the People's Republic of China, determined to end the status of the United States as the world's only superpower, meet and sign The Beijing Accords, establishing economic cooperation and a military alliance between the two nations

*Without warning, Russian and Chinese forces invade Alaska and Hawaii

World War III has begun.....

Where this goes is anybody's guess.

Available Positions:

1. United States Government 2. United States Army 3. United States Navy 4. United State Air Force 5. Russian Government 6. Russian Army 7. Russian Navy 8. Russian Air Force 9. People's Republic of China-People's Liberation Army, Chinese Navy, Chinese Air Force

8. Allies of the United States

9. Allies of Russia and China

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