- "I believe that's the minister of war over there. No point aiming low when you can aim high. If we're lucky—and if he's been drinking—we might get him to drop the court-martial completely."
- ―Wullf Yularen, to Thrawn
The Minister of War of the Galactic Empire was the head of the government department responsible for matters of defense and war. Colonel Wullf Yularen attempted to convince the incumbent minister of war to drop a planned court-martial against Thrawn.