The Kzin-Tzenkethi WarIn the early 2250's, Starfleet reports indicated the existence of a vast interstellar state in the outlying Western regions. No information was known on them, only that only two small entities stand between them and the Federation: the Kzinti Patriarchy and the Tzenkethi Empire. The Kzinti were dreaded as the natural carnivores of space, the only sapient species that sees sentient life as prey. Basically nothing was known about the Tzenkethi, besides that they were reptilian in nature, have a strict rank system and their technology roughly equals pre-Romulan War Earth.More Like This
Section 31, the shadow government of the Federation wanted an alliance with the strong, martial-spirited Kzinti, so that the Patriarchy would be a Federation-supported buffer zone between the UFP and the percieved threat in the West: the Cardassian Union.
However, no major Federation member wanted to deal with the Kzinti. The felinoids have fought numerous wars in the past with UFP member Caitians and three major wars wi