In 1999 Baltimore was destroyed in an accidental nuclear strike that was caused by massive solar flares that destroy the world's electricity grid. This nuclear explosion killed 85% of the city's population and destroyed 75% of its infrastructure. In the first two months of 2000 conditions in Baltimore were terrible. Those who did die in the blast experienced radiation poisoning, high rates of cancer and death. There was no outside help for the people of Baltimore because the rest of the world was also dealing with the apocalypse. In 2010 the city of Baltimore was a vast network of warring tribes ruled by drug dealers, criminals and escaped prisoners. The rulers of these tribes were extremely brutal execution and torture was extremely common. In 2015 the Royal government of New York City that their citizens should not visit Baltimore because of how dangerous it is. Eventually, by 2019, the United Baltimore tribes became a parliamentary democracy. However, the city was extremely dangerous still due to radiation, political instability, and insufficient resources. City also was dealing with infectious diseases including such as typhus and a lack of clean water.