The undersigned representatives of the Siberian Tiger Alliance (STA) and the Cascadian Republic (CR) agree that in all circumstances, unless certain conditions listed in Sections 2.2 and/or all clauses in Section 5 come into effect, that the STA and CR will enter into "Protection Pact" as outlined in the following.
The STA and the CR will show respect and good will towards the member nations of each respective alliance.
This will prohibit flaming, and flame baiting on the CN forums but will not restrict healthy debate or productive disagreement.
Alliance leaders will be expected to alert the other organization party to this agreement should this article ever be infringed upon.
The STA and the CR will not conduct espionage or aid in espionage against the opposite organization party to this agreement.
Alliance leaders and representatives will be expected to alert the organization opposite to this agreement should espionage on either party be detected.
Active espionage against either organization party to this agreement shall render it void.
The STA commits itself to the defense of CR through direct military action as well as, though not limited to, financial and political means.
CR may commit itself to defend the STA through direct military action as well as, though not limited to, financial and political means although it is not obliged to.
CR hereby promises to move to the white team and give all its white team votes to a senator of STA’s choosing. All members of CR will be told to vote for this senator every month for as long as this agreement is in effect. The senator may be chosen by STA and may change as long as CR is informed of the change at the beginning of the elections.
This pact may be canceled after 5 days notice, which must be received and discussed privately and in a diplomatic manner.
This pact will expire one (1) month from the day it is ratified by both alliances should CR not reach 10 members within this month.
This pact will expire two (2) months from the day it is ratified by both alliances or once CR reaches 20 members in size, whichever occurs sooner.