Summary of divergence
On April 3rd 241 B.C the Samnite tribe destroyed the fledgling Roman republic, from then on two powerful states warred for control of the Mediterranean, Greece, unified in 200 B.C and Carthage, which soon controlled the entirety of the Italian Peninsula, Carthage was defeated at the battle of the Alps and lost control of Spain because of a native rebellion, the Phoenicians launched a counter offensive that gave them control of Greece, Spain, and southern Gaul. In 118 A.D the Gauls attacked and destroyed Carthage completely. The Chinese discovered America and colonized it. Today they remain the world's greatest power. The other great powers of the day are the Democratic Union of Africa and the United Emirate Of The Greater Islamic Union.