Vichy France
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May be named by either side, whether or not Vichy France has activated as a German minor ally. Vichy France may not be named in the same year as the fall of France, other than for a reaction die roll. If the Allies declare war on Vichy France or attack a Vichy colony, the Axis may make a reaction die roll.

General Modifiers:
+/-3Vichy France is an active minor ally following a diplomatic result of "10" or "-3".
+/-2Vichy France is an associated minor country following a diplomatic result of "9" or "-2" or an enemy attack.
+1The Vichy French hexes are controlled by Germany following a diplomatic result of "8".
+/-1For each unbuilt Vichy French air, armor or infantry unit.
+/-1For every five friendly ground/air factors in Vichy France, Corsica and Vichy colonies which have not been attacked by the Western Allies.
+/-1For every five enemy ground/air factors in Vichy France, Corsica and Vichy colonies which have not been attacked by the Western Allies.

Additional Modifiers:
-1For each Vichy French colonial capital controlled by the Allies.
-1If no Axis units are in Africa (including Egypt east of the Suez canal).
-1If U.S./British armor or infantry forces are in a bridgehead or port on the European continent outside of France (Gibraltar, Norway and Sicily and other islands do not count).
-2If U.S./British armor or infantry forces are in a bridgehead or port in France.
-1If the U.S. is at war with the Axis.
-1If Spain has activated as an Axis minor ally.
-1If the French surrender level is negative.
+1If the French surrender level is positive.
+1If the USAT level is less than 25.
+1Axis control of Malta, either Suez or Alexandria, or Gibraltar (+1 for each).
+2For each French colony attacked by the Allies in the previous turn.

Results:
-3Vichy France activates as an Allied minor ally. Vichy colonies become Free French, along with the forces in them.
-2Vichy France becomes an Allied associated minor country.Vichy colonies become Free French, along with the forces in them.
-1The Allies gain control of the Vichy French hexes. Vichy France deactivates. All Vichy French forces, including those in Vichy colonies, are removed from play. Vichy colonies that do not have an Axis or Allied unit in their capital are controlled by no one.
0Vichy France deactivates. All Vichy French forces, including those in Vichy colonies, are removed from play. Vichy colonies that do not have an Axis or Allied unit in their capital are controlled by no one.
1-2Vichy France continues any pro-Allied ("0" to "-3") policy currently in effect. Any pro-Axis ("7" to "10") policy currently in effect is negated.
3-4Vichy France continues current policies.
5-6Vichy France continues any pro-Axis ("7" to "10") policy currently in effect. Any pro-Allied ("0" to "-3") policy currently in effect is negated.

Vichy France leans towards the Axis. Vichy France may reinforce its colonies.

Vichy government facilitates the employment of French anticommunist volunteers in Russia. One Vichy 2-3 infantry unit may be lent to Germany to be used on the eastern front if Germany is at war with Russia. If eliminated, it may be rebuilt, but may not again be sent to Russia except after another diplomatic die roll for Vichy.
7The Axis receive 10 BRPs from Vichy France.

Two Vichy 2-3 infantry units may fight against Russia, subject to the same conditions as for a "5-6" result.
8The Axis gain control of the Vichy French hexes and receive 20 BRPs from Vichy France.

Three Vichy 2-3 infantry units may fight against Russia, subject to the same conditions as for a "6" result.
9Vichy France becomes an Axis associated minor country.

Three Vichy 2-3 infantry units may fight against Russia, subject to the same conditions as for a "5-6" result.
10Vichy France activates as an Axis minor ally.