October 3rd, 2010
Prime Minister of South Mirthan, Hansel Braun meets with General Friedhelm Daisuke of the North Mirthanese Air Force. Daisuke was also the leader of opposition to the Northern governement. Daisuke favored normalizing relations with the South. On December 9th 2010, Daisuke was assassinated by Northern Nationalists. With Daisuke and his majority popularity gone, the North moved itself into a much more expansionist stance.