Shus Forest, Outskirts of the city of Vostok, Novomir
20200926_195224 by Kastrenzo, on Flickr
After fighting concluded in the city, Refugees and defeated League forces are retreating along a number of rural roads. many people are running away with nothing but the clothes on their backs.
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20200926_195246 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrLocal: I tell you hwhat mom, I don't know what's going on in the city but none of these folks better try to take any of our stuff
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A peacekeeper car suddenly brakes in the middle of the road
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Refugees try to board the truck
20200926_195423 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrRefugee: Come on man give me a ride!
Refugee 2: You don't need all this stuff! help us out give us a lift!
People are so concerned with getting on the truck, that they walk into oncoming traffic almost getting run over
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People start to panic, and attempt to break into the truck
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Another motorist ends up slamming into the back of the truck
20200926_195825 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrDriver: BLYAT!
The driver of the truck freaks out and takes off, leaving people rolling around in the street falling off the truck
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Escapees must travel through a small pass up ahead
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Legion scouts are already here!
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A poor fellow driving a yellow car gets to see a Legion soldier on the horizon just before he blows him away with a rocket
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The little car gets obliterated and the wreck blocks the bottleneck
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Cars get blocked and they pile up
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and the big cargo truck ends up crashing right into the hill
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SLB units part of the convoy rush forward
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The assailants flee, having successfully slowed the convoy
20200926_201125 by Kastrenzo, on Flickr
The League troops block the incoming refugees from moving into the danger area. Traffic tries to cut through the fields and drive around
20200926_201147 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrRefugee: Why have we stopped!? they're gonna catch us and kill us let me through!
SLB Militia: Sir! We can't go through the pass! it's not safe we gotta find another way!
As the cars cut through the field, the local comes running off the porch waving his arms and making a commotion
20200926_201203 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrLocal: Wait! don't go that way! there's a field!!!!
The peacekeeper realizes too late that he's taken a wrong turn and crashes right into a fence that cordons off an Ichor field
20200926_201353 by Kastrenzo, on Flickr
He scrambles to get out of the vehicle
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It's too late, he disintegrates from mere proximity to the Crystals
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The torrent of refugees turns into an angry mob, panicked over being boxed in with nowhere to go
20200926_201803 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrRefugee: MOVE OUT OF THE WAY LET US THROUGH!
20200926_201824 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrSLB Militia: People! the way forward is no good, and that field will kill you in seconds! We just have to wait for a recovery vehicle to move this wreckage out of the way and we can continue on!
20200926_201855 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrScared Refugee: But they'll catch up to us before that happens! they're gonna get us!
20200926_202007 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrTruck Driver: Frig that! I've got 4 wheel drive, I'll find another way around through the woods!
20200926_202133 by Kastrenzo, on FlickrNeckbeard: There's gotta be another way we can get through the woods on foot! come on!
People jump onto the truck as it takes off
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They take off into the distance never to be seen again
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Others take their chances and try to head through the woods and avoid the Ichor Fields
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Some stay behind and wait for the wreckers to come, others continue arguing with the security
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In the commotion, a fight breaks out in the crowd, and people start shooting at each other
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An angry man runs through and shoots at the militia, people scatter
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In the crossfire an innocent gets shot
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The militia chase down one of the shooters and take him out
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(Next up will be a battle in this region)Local: Hrrmph... City folk..