Under Zeon Zum Deikun's leadership, the party was made up of two major factions – the Zabi faction led by Degwin Sodo Zabi, and the Ral faction led by Jimba Ral, which continually waged a fierce intra-party power struggle .
Degwin and Jimba were both Deikun's old friends and supporters, but over time, the Zabi family gradually seized control over the Zeon Party – for Degwin had sons who excelled in political affairs .
Displeased by this, Jimba mustered the strength of his Ral faction, and plotted to regain power as he held back the Zabi faction .
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Focused with manipulating information to encourage anti-Earth Federation sentiments, it was directed by Sasro Zabi before his death followed by his older brother and political director, Gihren, until the latter's ascension as Supreme Commander of the Principality .
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Gundam-the-origin.net. 2020. Introduction To The Universal Century Ⅰ Part 6 The Ral Family And The People Of Club Eden. [online] Available at: <http://www.gundam-the-origin.net/en/world/orientation06.html> [Accessed 24 May 2020].
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Gundam-the-origin.net. 2020. Introduction To The Universal Century Ⅰ Part 5 People of the Zabi Family. [online] Available at: <http://www.gundam-the-origin.net/en/world/orientation06.html> [Accessed 06 June 2020].