The following page(s) contains fan created material for the Twilight:2000 role-playing game. These are not canon, but flesh out areas overlooked in the rules. Feel free to add them to your campaigns as needed.
The French Foreign Legion (French: Légion étrangère) is a unique unit in the French Army, established in 1831. The legion was specifically created after the July Revolution of 1830. Since foreigners were forbidden to enlist in the French Army, the Legion was created to allow France a way around this restriction. The Legion was also seen as a convenient way to dispose of numerous recently-displaced foreign nationals by sending them to fight for France.
With the destruction of several French cities at the hands of Russian missiles, and the interference by the United States in France's counter-attack, France is in a defacto state of war with both countries. The French Foreign Legion have been providing security in Southern France and Have taken control of the ports of Algeria. The 3rd Foreign Infantry Regiment of the Legion is providing security for the Centre Spatial Guyanais near Kourou, French Guiana.
The 1st Foreign Regiment (French: 1er Régiment étranger, 1er RE) is the senior regiment in the French Foreign Legion. Today the regiment is mainly administrative, and provides staff for the Command of the Foreign Legion. Besides its historical aspect, the regiment represent a major stage in a legionnaire's service. He begins his career here, in the Center of Selection and Incorporation (CSI), and returns at the end of it. The regiment is also in charge of special institutions of the legion: the magazine Képi Blanc, the legions Athletic's Team (ATHLEG) and the Military band.
The 1st Foreign Cavalry Regiment (French: 1er Régiment étranger de cavalerie, 1er REC) is the only armored cavalry regiment in the French Foreign Legion. It is one of two cavalry regiments of the 6th Light Armored Brigade. It has been stationed in Orange, France, Vaucluse since 1967, when it arrived from Mers-el-Kébir, Algeria.
The 1st Foreign Engineer Regiment (French: 1er Régiment étranger de génie, 1er REG) is a Military engineer regiment in the French Foreign Legion. It is a part of the 6th Light Armoured Brigade. The regiment is station in Laudun.
The 2nd Foreign Engineer Regiment (French: 2e Régiment étranger de génie, 2e REG) is one of two Combat engineering regiment in the French Foreign Legion. The regiment is the combat engineering component of 27th Mountain Infantry Brigade.