Category G: Great power and allied involvement
Phase 2 Factors

2G-01  The US is impartial at this stage
2G-02 The US is not impartial at this stage
2G-03 US policy supports "status quo" side
2G-04 US policy is friendly to "non-status quo"
2G-05 The US urges direct talks to settle the dispute
2G-06 US public opinion is favorable to "non-status quo" side
2G-07 The Soviet Union is impartial at this stage
2G-08 The Soviet Union is not impartial at this stage
2G-09 Great powers are losing interest in the conflict
2G-10 One great power becomes an active mediator
2G-11 A previously-supportive great power drops its support
2G-12 Great powers collaborate on resolution of conflict
2G-13 Regional powers actively pursue peaceful settlement
2G-14 One side discounts the threat of intervention by the other side's ally
2G-15 Major ally of "non-status quo" side strongly prefers a peaceful settlement
2G-16 Major ally of "status quo" side strongly prefers a peaceful settlement
2G-17 No major ally of "non-status quo" side shows a preference for peaceful settlement
2G-18 No major ally of "status quo" side shows a preference for peaceful settlement
2G-19 "Status quo" side's major ally is distracted and gives it relatively low priority

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