Re: My "Just Saw Insurrection For the First Time" Review.
The legitimate Klingon government asked for help and the Federation said no.
From The Last Outpost
DATA: They should add that Starfleet has permitted several civilisations to fall. We have at times allowed the strong and violent to overcome the weak.
"I had no idea you were so... formidable. " - Anan 7 to James T. Kirk, A Taste of Armageddon