2370s

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2370

Events of Note
  • The Federation-Cardassian Treaty formally ends the Federation-Cardassian War, following the cessation of hostilities three years earlier with the Federation-Cardassian Armistice of 2367, and creates the Demilitarized Zone between Federation and Cardassian space.
  • A group of Federation and former Federation colony worlds declare unofficial war on the Cardassian Union after rejecting the treaty, calling themselves the Maquis. Starfleet Command designates Maquis members to be traitors, while the Cardassian Union deems them terrorists.
  • The USS Enterprise-D prevents an anti-time eruption at the Devron system from causing untold chaos in the galaxy (TNG ends).
  • The Alpha Quadrant makes first contact with the Dominion when citizens of the Federation and Ferengi Alliance are captured by the Jem’hadar. The subsequent rescue mission is successful, but the USS Odyssey is destroyed.

2371

Events of Note
  • The USS Voyager goes missing on assignment hunting a Maquis cell in the Badlands. (VOY begins)
  • The Cardassian Obsidian Order and the Romulan Tal Shiar attempt a preemptive joint strike against the Dominion in the Battle of the Omarian Nebula. The battle is the first major engagement with the Dominion, and it ends disastrously for the Cardassian/Romulan task force.
  • The USS Enterprise-D is destroyed over Veridian III (Generations)

2372

Events of Note
  • The Klingon Empire invades the Cardassian Union, convinced their government has been infiltrated by Dominion Changeling agents. The Federation objects to this action, causing the Empire’s withdrawal from the Khitomer Accords.
  • The Antwerp Conference is bombed by the Dominion. The subsequent tightening of Federation security leads to an attempted coup by Admiral Leyton.
  • War breaks out between the Klingon Empire and the Federation with the Empire’s annexation of the Archanis sector.

2373

Events of Note
  • The Borg invade the Federation but are halted at the Battle of Sector 001 (First Contact).
  • Starfleet forms the Fourth Fleet to counter developing strategic threats to the Federation. Initially intended as a technologically cutting-edge fighting force preparing for future incursions from the Borg, its remit is soon changed and expanded in response to rising aggression by the Dominion.
  • The USS Voyager, formally declared lost with all hands, is discovered to have been stranded in the Delta Quadrant when the crew establishes contact with the USS Prometheus NX-74913.
  • The Cardassian Union joins the Dominion, and soon after eradicates the Maquis resistance movement. The Dominion sign non-aggression treaties with several powers, including the Romulan Star Empire, the Tholians, Miradorn, and Bajorans.
  • The Khitomer Accords are reinstated between the Federation and Klingon Empire
  • The Dominion War begins with the Battle of Deep Space 9, where the Dominion take control of the Bajor sector and the wormhole to the Gamma Quadrant

2374

Events of Note
  • The Federation suffers heavy losses in the early months of the Dominion War, most notably with the decimation of the Seventh Fleet at the Tyra system.
  • The Klingon-Federation Alliance agrees that better strategic and tactical cooperation between their forces is needed. The Fourth Fleet is assigned as the Starfleet wing of the primary joint force with the Klingon Defence Force for the rest of the Dominion War.
  • Deep Space 9 and the Bajoran wormhole are retaken in Operation Return, a successful undertaking between joint allied forces, including vessels of the Fourth Fleet.
  • The Federation is devastated by the Battle of Betazed when the Dominion launches a surprise assault that successfully captures the planet.
  • The Dominion murder of a Romulan senator breaches their cease-fire with the Star Empire, who soon joins the war on the side of the Federation and Klingon Alliance.
  • The Alliance launches their first major offensive with the First Battle of Chin’toka. While ultimately successful, heavy losses prevent further advances beyond this beachhead in Cardassian space.

2375

Events of Note
  • Admiral Matthew Dougherty of Starfleet and the Son'a attempt a forced relocation of the Ba'ku in order to harvest the metaphasic radiation from their planet's rings. Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the USS Enterprise-E crew stage a rebellion, and convince the Federation Council to allow the Ba'ku to remain on their planet (Insurrection).
  • The Breen Confederacy becomes formally allied with the Dominion, and launches a devastating surprise attack against San Francisco and Starfleet Headquarters.
  • The Second Battle of Chin’toka drives the Alliance out of Cardassian territory, aided by Breen energy dampening technology.
  • Legate Damar forms and leads a rebellion to drive Dominion occupation and Breen influence from his people’s worlds. In his rallying speech, he cites the losses of seven million Cardassian soldiers in the war.
  • General Martok assumes leadership of the Klingon Empire after Chancellor Gowron is killed in a duel.
  • Zek is succeeded as Grand Nagus of the Ferengi Alliance by Rom.
  • Damar’s rebellion is crushed. The Cardassian settlement Lakarian City, population two million, is destroyed by the Dominion as punishment for this insurrection.
  • The Federation, Klingon, and Romulan Alliance win the Battle of Cardassia and extract a complete Dominion surrender.
  • Cardassian forces turn on the Dominion at a crucial point in the Battle of Cardassia. Further retaliation from the Dominion comes with the order of the absolute eradication of the Cardassian people. An early casualty estimation puts the Cardassian dead at eight hundred million.
  • The Dominion War comes to an end with the Treaty of Bajor. It includes the complete withdrawal of Dominion forces from the Alpha Quadrant and the return of all Dominion-occupied Alpha Quadrant territory to its previous sovereign powers. The Breen-Dominion Alliance ends and the Cardassians return to being an autonomous power (DS9 ends).

2376

Events of Note
  • Federation assistance to the Cardassian Union begins. This places certain restrictions upon the Union, unable to consider expansion towards Federation territory as it remains reliant upon Starfleet assistance.

2377

Events of Note
  • Bajor officially joins the Federation. Integration of Bajoran Militia officers into Starfleet begins.

2378

Events of Note
  • The USS Voyager returns to the Alpha Quadrant after destroying a Borg transwarp hub, dealing a significant blow to the Borg Collective (VOY ends)

2379

Events of Note
  • The Romulan Senate is assassinated and an officer named Shinzon is narrowly prevented by Romulan and Starfleet forces from staging a coup d'etat (Nemesis)

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