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This article is about the cold war between the New Republic and the remnants of the Galactic Empire. You may be looking for the Cold War between the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire.

The defeat of the Galactic Empire at the Battle of Jakku one year after the Battle of Endor,[4] and the conclusion of the Galactic Civil War[1] in 5 ABY[4] marked the beginning of a cold war between the New Republic and a remnant of the Galactic Empire.[5] In addition to a provisional government on Coruscant, the Empire was survived by several remnants in spite of the Galactic Concordance and the dissolution of the Imperial government, a few of which opted to become assimilated into the New Republic.[1] One of the remnant factions consisted of political hardliners who opposed the Republic during the cold war, before eventually retreating to the Unknown Regions of space where the First Order, a military junta which admired the policies and principles of the "Old Empire," was ultimately formed.[5]

Behind the scenesEdit

The cold war was first mentioned in the 2015 reference book Star Wars: The Force Awakens: The Visual Dictionary.



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