Originally Posted by BirdOPrey5
Was it ever made clear when the Feds met the Cardassians? There were Cardassian wars talked about but I see no reason they couldn't have been a fringe far off civilization whose drink recipes spread faster then their military ambitions.
You're correct. We don't really have a date for first contact with the Cardassians. All we know is that the Federation fought a war with them in the 2350's.
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