Shinra is a medium sized, mostly developed, and established nation at 119 days old with citizens primarily of Caucasian ethnicity who follow mixed religions. Its technology is advancing rapidly. Its citizens enjoy a wealth of technology within their nation. Its citizens pay extremely high taxes and many despise their government as a result. The citizens of Shinra work diligently to produce Rubber and Marble as tradable resources for their nation. It is an aggressive country that some say has an itch for war. It believes nuclear weapons are necessary for the security of its people. The military of Shinra has been positioned at all border crossings and is arresting all drug traffickers. Shinra does not allow any form of government protests. Its armed police forces work quickly at "dissolving" any and all government protests. It has an open border policy, but in order for immigrants to remain in the country they will have to become citizens first. Free speech is considered taboo in Shinra. The government gives foreign aid when it can, but looks to take care of its own people first. Shinra will trade with other nations with questionable ethical treatment of their citizens but prefers to keep such trade agreements a secret.