Liberia

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Liberia
Liberia.png
Capital:
Monrovia

Government type:
Democratic Regime

Faction:
Neutral

Liberia is a minor nation in West Africa, It is bordered by Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom to the northwest and Flag of France France everywhere else. It is one of the weakest and most difficult nations to play as.

Historical Background

Liberia granted Allied forces access to its territory early in the war. It was used as a transit point for troops and resources bound for North Africa, particularly war supplies flown from Parnamirim (near Natal) in Brazil. Perhaps more importantly, it served as one of the Allies' only sources of rubber during the war; after the plantations of Southeast Asia had been taken over by the Japanese.

The importance of this resource led to significant improvement of Liberia's transport infrastructure and a modernisation of its economy. Liberia's strategic significance was emphasised when Franklin Roosevelt, after attending the Casablanca Conference, visited Liberia and met President Edwin Barclay. Despite its assistance to the Allies, Liberia was reluctant to end its official neutrality and did not declare war on Germany until 27 January 1944.

National Spirits

Liberia starts with no National Spirits.

National Focus

Liberia is not a major country and therefore shares the common generic focus tree which covers five areas: Army, Aviation, Navy, Industry, and Politics.

Diplomacy

As a Democratic country, Liberia has a positive relationship with other Democratic countries (+20) and a slight negative relationship with everyone else (-10).Liberia begins without any alliances at the start of 1936.

Politics

Laws

The nation starts with the following laws:

Conscription Law Economy Law Trade Law
Volunteer Only.png Volunteer Only
  • 1.5% Recruitable population
Civilian Economy.png Civilian Economy
  • 35% Consumer Goods factories
  • –30% Factory construction speed
  • +30% Factory (type) conversion cost
  • -40% Fuel Gain per Oil
  • -25% Fuel Capacity
Export Focus.png Export Focus
  • 50% Resources to market
  • +5% Research speed
  • +10% Factory/Dockyard output
  • +10% Construction speed
  • +20% Civilian intelligence to others
  • +10% Navy intelligence to others

Political Advisors

Advisor Type Effect Cost
Albert Porte Captain of Industry Civilian Factory Construction Speed +10%, Infrastructure Construction Speed +10%, Synthetic Oil Refinery Construction Speed +10% 150 Political power.png
Robert Ratcliff Communist Revolutionary Daily Communism Support: +0.1, gets event "Communism on the Rise" 150 Political power.png
Ebenezer Cailloux Fascist Demagogue Daily Fascism Support: +0.1, gets event "Fascism on the Rise" 150 Political power.png
Arthur Sweetser Smooth-Talking Charmer +10% Trade deal opinion factor 150 Political power.png
William S. Tubman Prince of Terror -25% Effect of partisans on us,-30% Foreign subversive activities efficiency 150 Political power.png
Clarence L. Simpson Democratic Reformer Daily Democracy Support: +0.1, gets event "Move towards Democracy" 150 Political power.png

Political Parties

Liberia starts as a democracyDemocratic nation. Next elections are in 1938

Party Name Party Ideology Party Leader Popularity
Democratic democracyDemocratic Edwin Barclay 100%
Communist communism Communist Benton Gardner 0%
Fascist fascism Fascist Michael Hawkins 0%
Non-Aligned neutrality Non-Aligned Stewart Gardner 0%

Technology

Liberia starts in 1936 with two research slots. It can gain two further slots from its National focuses - Extra Research Slot and Extra Research Slot II.

Liberia begins with the following researched:

  • Infantry
    • Basic eq.

Economy

Buildings

Liberia starts with the following buildings :

1 Military factoryMilitary Factories 0 Naval dockyardNaval Dockyard 1 Civilian factoryCivilian Factories

As well as 0 free slots

Resources

Liberia starts with the following resources :

Oil.png Oil Rubber.png Rubber Steel.png Steel Aluminum.png Aluminium Tungsten.png Tungsten Chromium.png Chromium
0 4 0 0 0 0

Military

Army

1Infantry.pngInfantry Divisions 0Cavalry.pngCavalry Division 0Mountaineers.pngMountaineer Division 0Light tank.pngLight Tank Divisions

Total: 1 Divisions

Navy

No No Ships

Total: 0 Ships

Air Force

No No Fighters

Total: 0 Planes

Strategies and Guides

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