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The '''Klingon-Romulan Alliance''' was an [[alliance]] between the [[Klingon Empire]] and the [[Romulan Star Empire]] during the [[23rd century]].
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[[Image:RomulanD7s.jpg|thumb|The Romulans using their newly acquired D7 class battle cruisers {{small|([[The Enterprise Incident]])}}]]
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The '''Klingon-Romulan alliance''' was an alliance formed in the [[23rd century]] between the [[Klingon Empire]] and [[Romulan Star Empire]].
   
The [[Federation]] became aware of an alliance in [[2268]] when the {{USS|Enterprise|NCC-1701}} engaged [[Romulan]] forces who were using [[Klingon]]-designed {{class|D7}} [[battle cruiser]]s. ({{e|TOS|The Enterprise Incident}})
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==History==
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One of the aims of the alliance, spearheaded by the likes of [[Proconsul]] [[Merrok]] was for the two empires to work together to ''contain'' the [[Cardassian Union]]. ({{n|DS9|A Stitch in Time}})
   
Despite engagements between Klingon and Romulan forces, such as the [[Battle of Klach D'Kel Bracht]] in [[2271]], the Alliance was still in place in the late [[2270s]]. ({{e|DS9|Blood Oath}}; {{ss|TOS|sub=Star Trek II Short Stories|Under Twin Moons}})
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Another outcome of the alliance was a technology exchange between the two empires, the [[Romulan]]s gained advanced {{class|D7}} [[battle cruiser]]s, whilst the [[Klingon]]s were given [[cloaking device]]s ({{e|TOS|The Enterprise Incident}}; {{m|TOS|Star Trek III: The Search for Spock}})
   
The alliance had eventually come to an end by [[2292]], by which time the Klingons and Romulans had become "blood enemies". ({{e|TNG|{{ed|Reunion}}}})
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The next generation [[Klingon Bird-of-Prey]], the {{class|B'rel}} incorporated Romulan designs, including of course, a cloaking device. ({{r|ST|Starship Spotter}})
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==Alternate timeline==
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In an alternate reality where [[Doctor]] [[Noonien Soong]]'s dream of wide spread acceptance of artificial life in the form of [[Soong-type]] [[androids]], the Klingon-Romulan alliance was reformed when the [[House of Duras]] succeeded in winning the [[Klingon Civil War]]. This combined power worked against the [[United Federation of Planets]]. ({{n|TNG|Brave New World}})
   
 
==External link==
 
==External link==
* {{memoryalpha|Romulan-Klingon Alliance}}
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*{{memoryalpha|Romulan-Klingon Alliance}}
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[[Category:Klingon Empire]]
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[[Category:Romulan Star Empire]]

Revision as of 22:02, March 27, 2010

RomulanD7s

The Romulans using their newly acquired D7 class battle cruisers (The Enterprise Incident)

The Klingon-Romulan alliance was an alliance formed in the 23rd century between the Klingon Empire and Romulan Star Empire.

History

One of the aims of the alliance, spearheaded by the likes of Proconsul Merrok was for the two empires to work together to contain the Cardassian Union. (DS9 novel: A Stitch in Time)

Another outcome of the alliance was a technology exchange between the two empires, the Romulans gained advanced D7-class battle cruisers, whilst the Klingons were given cloaking devices (TOS episode: "The Enterprise Incident"; TOS movie: Star Trek III: The Search for Spock)

The next generation Klingon Bird-of-Prey, the B'rel-class incorporated Romulan designs, including of course, a cloaking device. (ST reference: Starship Spotter)

Alternate timeline

In an alternate reality where Doctor Noonien Soong's dream of wide spread acceptance of artificial life in the form of Soong-type androids, the Klingon-Romulan alliance was reformed when the House of Duras succeeded in winning the Klingon Civil War. This combined power worked against the United Federation of Planets. (TNG novel: Brave New World)

External link

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