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The Progress Of The French Revolt (Part IV) in Preussen-Nassau

As the French Revolutionary Government comes together in Oranje-Vrijstad, STUPID troops have liberated the last district of Wilhelmusburgh and recaptured Dukesburgh. The tide of the war seems to have turned against them when the Commissioner of Foreign Affairs begins to speak:
A massive load of weaponry - guns, artillery, airplanes, tanks, ... - has arrived from Gruenes Land. Furthermore, a key discovery has been made by some of the troops in Ostburgh, which is still firmly under French control: Nuclear arms...

The Preussisch-Nassausische government holds an emergency meeting as soon as they are notified by the Innenwehr that the French have found out about this. An ultimatum reaches them only moments after the Lord Royal Chancellor begins his address. A stalemate ensues: The entire region is at the brink of nuclear Armageddon as both The 1st French National-Soviet Republic as well as Preussen-Nassau and allied Neutral-Moresnet are eager and willing to annihilate the other.
The infantry units of both sides are still advancing towards one another, but they have not engaged in combat ever since this crisis has begun, fearing that an attack would lead to an escalation and the subsequent destruction of the entire country and its surroundings. Only some extremely radical groups within the Innenwehr have not stopped their operations, much to the dismay of both Preussen-Nassau and STUPID as well as the French...