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This article, Directive 51, contains information that appeared from the pre-release stages of Tom Clancy's The Division, and may be subject to change or removal from the final stage of the game.

Directive 51 is a presidential directive in which Tom Clancy's The Division is inspired from.

In 2007, a new Presidential directive was secretly signed that was put into law. This executive order, known as Directive 51, was created to respond to a national crisis such as "Dark Winter." Rumors such as sleeper cells, shadow agencies, and covert operations relating to the directive was spread.

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