Jaro Essa, Minister
Caption: Minister Jaro
Caption: Jaro and Vedek Winn
Caption: Jarro leaves Sisko's office
(Played by Frank Langella)
A powerful conservative Bajoran upon independence after Cardassian withdrawal, Jaro was as a Bajoran minister and clandestine leader of the militant Alliance for Global Unity—"The Circle." Jaro secretly used the Cardassian-backed Alliance in his effort to destabilize the newly independent world, unseat the Bajoran provincial government in a coup and install himself as the new leader.