A lot of Palpatine’s actions were to prepare for the coming invasion, but some consider that to be only an excuse. Palpatine was aware of the Yuuzhan Vong, but did not take over the galaxy to save it from them, but rather because he always wanted to rule due to his own hunger for power. Palpatine’s ascent was the culmination of a thousand-year Sith plot, before the discovery of the Yuuzhan Vong. Conquering the galaxy was always the goal, the Yuuzhan Vong were simply a rival to dealt with.
i hate teachers who give homework over break like do u not understand what a break is do u want me to demonstrate on ur neck