Mahon Rebukes Imperial Isolationism
Prime Minister Edmund Mahon has spoken out against Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval’s decree to suspend inter-superpower cooperation. At a meeting of the Alliance Assembly, Mahon said: “This hasty decision from Emperor Arissa will have dangerous repercussions for the core systems as a whole, not just those within the Empire. Now... Read more
Empire Shifts Anti-Xeno Strategy
Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval has made a public announcement for the first time since the Battle of HIP 22460. In an address before the Senate, which was broadcast on all Imperial networks, she stated: “Our endeavour in the HIP 22460 system was a noble one, born from our duty to... Read more
A Day of Remembrance for HIP 22460
President Zachary Hudson has announced that today is a Federal day of remembrance for those lost in HIP 22460 on August 9th. In a public address, the president formally acknowledged the recent tragedy: “The Battle of HIP 22460 is a dark day in our interstellar nation’s history. The crews... Read more
Alliance-Sirius Pact Accelerated
Prime Minister Edmund Mahon and Sirius Corporation CEO Li Yong-Rui have issued a joint statement regarding territorial defence against the Thargoids. “The recent tragedy in HIP 22460 has underscored the crucial importance of the strategic defence pact. As the likelihood of increased Thargoid aggression rises, Allied systems can be... Read more
Azimuth’s Plan Elicits Further Reactions
Prominent figures on the political stage have commented on Salvation’s anti-xeno operation in the HIP 22460 system. Key points from each are collated below. Archon Delaine: “My opinion on the Thargoids remains the same: burn them all! As I stated at the Galactic Summit, the Kumo nation stands ready... Read more
Leaders Respond to Azimuth Initiative
The anti-xeno operation in HIP 22460 involving Azimuth Biotech and the superpowers has drawn comments from prominent political figures. Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval: “I agree with Senator Patreus that supporting Azimuth’s proposal remains our most practical course of action. However, alternative options for tackling the Thargoid threat are required.” Princess... Read more
Alliance Divided over Anti-Xeno Pact
The proposed strategic defence partnership with Sirius Corporation is being hotly debated within the Alliance Assembly. Vanya Driscoll, political journalist with The Alliance Tribune, reported on the situation: “Sirius Corporation’s offer to provide support against the Thargoids has caused considerable disruption this year. There was a conflict and push... Read more
Alliance-Sirius Pact Enters Approval Stage
The probationary period for the proposed anti-xeno partnership between the Alliance and Sirius Corporation has now ended. Prime Minister Edmund Mahon made this public statement: “Documentation for the strategic defence pact has been submitted to the Assembly for debate and amendment. Council members will vote by the end of... Read more
Rackham Announces Presidential Candidacy
The trillionaire entrepreneur Zachary Rackham has officially confirmed that he will stand as a candidate in the 3309 Federal election. Mr Rackham finally stated his intentions following several weeks of speculation. At a press conference, he said: “I know what you’re all thinking. That guy as president? Isn’t he... Read more
Thargoid Warpath May Threaten Marlinists
Voices in the Senate have argued that the Marlinist Colonies should have become an Imperial protectorate to shield them against the Thargoids. Senator Arturo Durant was quoted by The Imperial Herald: “The region containing the Marlinist Colonies sits relatively close to what is commonly regarded as Thargoid territory. A... Read more