Chapter 8: Technology, the Use of Force and Weapons of Mass Destruction


The Soviet Union meets with you warily. They agree to a freeze of hostilities. However, after the first actual use of nuclear weapons in the Cold War, tensions are unbelievably high. The slightest misstep will likely immediately lead to all-out nuclear war and the destruction of human society as we know it. While you managed to pull the world back from nuclear war, it still rests right on the brink due to your aggression and willingness to use nuclear force. Additionally, the international community condemns your actions, much of Latin America chooses to align itself with the Soviet Union instead of the United States, and in just a few years you lose the Cold War. The United States loses its position as a global superpower as the Soviet Union becomes the hegemon in a unipolar system.

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