68. THE UKRAINE
68.1 THE UKRAINE
68.2 THE UKRAINE AS A DIPLOMATIC TARGET
68.3 UKRAINIAN DIPLOMATIC RESULTS


68.1 THE UKRAINE:
68.11 DEFINITION: The Ukraine is a Russian colony worth 10 BRPs consisting of that part of Russia between rows N and T, inclusive, west of the River Don. Its capital is Kiev.

68.2 THE UKRAINE AS A DIPLOMATIC TARGET:
68.21 KIEV MUST BE CONTROLLED BY THE AXIS: The Ukraine may be named as a diplomatic target by either side, but only if the Axis control Kiev.
68.22 EFFECT OF OCCUPATION POLICIES: For each Russian occupation policies result Germany receives a +1 modifier for the Ukraine diplomatic die roll, up to a maximum modifier of +3.
68.23 RESULTS: Ukrainian diplomatic results are implemented as set out in the Ukrainian diplomatic table.

68.3 UKRAINIAN DIPLOMATIC RESULTS:
68.31 HEX CONTROL: Ukrainian diplomatic results have no effect on the control of hexes in the Ukraine.
68.32 UNIT PLACEMENT: When Ukrainian infantry units become available, Germany places the units permitted by the diplomatic result in fully supplied, Axis-controlled Ukrainian hexes.
68.33 UNIT CONSTRUCTION: Once available, Ukrainian infantry units may be rebuilt only in fully supplied, Axis-controlled Ukrainian hexes. Russia may build Russian units in fully supplied, Russian-controlled Ukrainian hexes. In all cases, the hexes must have been under friendly control at the start of the building player's turn.
68.34 PARTISANS: If the Axis achieve a diplomatic result of "6" or greater for the Ukraine, any Russian partisans inside the Ukraine are immediately eliminated. Russian partisans may not be built in or enter the Ukraine unless a diplomatic result of "5" or less is in effect for the Ukraine.
68.35 THE UKRAINE REMAINS PART OF RUSSIA: Regardless of the diplomatic result for the Ukraine which is in effect, the Ukraine is always part of Russia for the purposes of unit construction (EXCEPTION: Partisans - 68.34), weather, USAT, and the restrictions prohibiting Western Allied units from entering Russia (53.47).
68.36 RUSSIAN RECONQUEST: If Russia conquers the Ukraine after the Axis achieve a diplomatic result of "6" or greater for the Ukraine, Russia receives the 10 BRPs for the Ukraine, but Russian partisans are still prohibited from operating inside the Ukraine.