Star Trek: The Next Voyage - Prelude
With the signing of the Treaty of Bajor, the war with the Dominion came to an end in 2375 and the United Federation of Planets began the long, involved, torturous task of rebuilding and healing its wounds. Earth itself had faced the wrath of the Breen; Betazed had been occupied by the Jem’Hadar; Cardassia Prime had nearly been exterminated, and the Alpha Quadrant would show the scars of heavy combat for decades, if not centuries, to come. While peace with the Dominion was at hand, others transpired to take advantage of the weakened state of the major powers of the Alpha and Beta quadrants.
Just as the Federation thought things were beg