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Trouble in Querious attracts unexpected visitors

By Svarthol

Yesterday night, forces belonging to the MASS corporation and The Collective attacked the station located in 3BK-O7 in what appears to be an action instigated by a rogue Collective pilot. Held by a Fountain Alliance corporation, Stain’s ally, the attack was not only unprovoked, but a surprise as well.

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Corporations to sign sponsorship deals with candidates

By Svarthol

In the true spirit of lobbyism, the prolific pilot corporations can now sign up as supporters for one of the candidates competing for the presidency of the Federation. This will open up a formal path for them to follow later on, where the pilot corporations will compete amongst each other to become official sponsors of their chosen candidate.

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Presidential campaign heats up as candidates clash.

By Svarthol

Even this early in the campaign for the Federation presidency it is becoming evident that this will be anything but a quiet campaign fought on issues alone. Already the candidates are getting their smear machines into gear, ready to throw every bit of dirt at each other that they manage to dig up or fabricate.

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Theology Council to Lift Suppression Edict for Tetrimon Case

By Svarthol

In a surprising turn of events, the Theology Council has stated that it is officially investigating the veracity of the claims made by the Order of St. Tetrimon. The Suppression Edict is being lifted for a period of two months to allow the Tetrimon Order to prepare its case and bring all relevant evidence before the Council. Deacon Azir of the Theology Council has said, "It's put up or shut up time for the Tetrimon.

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Presidential candidates to seek support from corporations

By Svarthol

Three candidates have emerged as forerunners in the upcoming presidential elections in the Federation. The three all have sizeable backing within the Federation, guaranteeing them a place on the ballot. Souro Foiritan has been working diligently to become the candidate for the Progressive Party and his official nomination is now merely a formality.

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Vote for the Quafe Queen!

By Svarthol

Since we are launching Quafe next weekend, we figured we should have a Queen of Quafe. After all, what's a drink without a Queen? Who do you think should be the Queen to roll over Starsi? Vote here!

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Presidential elections to be held! Senate votes Foiritan out!

By Svarthol

The Federation Senate voted this morning on whether president Foiritan was to hold his office or be booted out. Almost 80% of the Senators voted for Foiritan to be stripped of office, much more than the two thirds needed. This means that presidential elections will be held next December, where the public get their say on whether Foiritan is fit to continue as president or if he should leave the political arena for good. The Federation has been in an uproar over the last days following Foiritan’s...

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Server problems!

By Svarthol

Dear players, We are having some problems with the server now and it IS down at the moment. The server guys are working on the issue and the server will be back up as soon as they have fixed the problem. Estimated time for a fix is 2 hours. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. EVE Online TEAM

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Caldari State Issues Statement of Condemnation On Curse Alliance Response

By Svarthol

Kisiras Haakenen, Caldari Executive Panel Director of Public Relations, at a press conference yesterday evening let fall harsh words regarding the Curse Alliance and its response following the much-publicized COLOSSUS Qualifier incident the week before last, where a racer from a corporation flying under the CA banner pod-killed two of her fellow contestants before the race’s scheduled start, despite explicit warning from race organizers. “The Curse Alliance has made no bones about its response t...

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Senate to hold a vote of no confidence on the president!

By Svarthol

Sensational news from the Federation Senate yet again, as Mentas Blaque has managed to have the Senate hold a vote of no confidence on president Foiritan. The vote is scheduled for later this week and if it passes then Foiritan will be forced out of office and presidential elections held at the earliest opportunity.

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Gallente Corporation relocating to Caldari space

By Svarthol

Galactic Trading and Logistics CEO Jashira Ne’Rgha announced today that the GTAL headquarters are being relocated to the Caldari system Otsasai, in the Lonetrek Region. Why Ms. Ne’Rgha opted to move the GTAL headquarters to a Caldari system is unknown. In a brief interview she made the following statement: “Galactic Trading and Logistics are moving to expand their horizons.

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Senate repercussions anticipated in the wake of election results

By Svarthol

This week has seen several stormy sessions in the Federation Senate, where the Sociocrats, egged on by their leader Mentas Blaque, take turns blasting Foiritan and his comrades in the Senate. Blaque is sensing the faltering resolve of many Senators hitherto considered staunch supporters of the president.

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Charactersheet disabled until further notice

By Svarthol

As you might have noticed, the last couple of weeks, forums and character Sheet have become increasingly unstable, especially from after downtime 12:00 GMT to 19:00 GMT hence the choice of disabling the character sheet. With the influx of players, the influx of people developing 3rd party tools (Character Manager by Islay for an example) have put more stress on the server than anticipated.

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Results just in for elections. Foiritan prevails!

By Svarthol

Official results have finally been announced in the Federation elections that ended yesterday. President Foiritan’s controversial referendum on constitutional changes was accepted by the people, despite continuous unofficial polls claiming otherwise. A spokesman for the president spoke briefly to the press a few moments ago, saying that the president was relieved and very grateful to the citizens of the Federation for their support.

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Is Foiritan losing it? Federation leaders on edge.

By Svarthol

As the elections in the Federation draw to a close, rumors from inside the presidential palace in Caille describe president Foiritan as being unusually irritable and edgy when outside the public spotlight. It’s said that Foiritan’s foul temper has brought some of his aides to tears, while the staff of the palace are keeping their head low to escape being the brunt of one of his irrational tantrums.

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