And just like that, Persepolis returns to Boer control. Despite Tosont Sengel and Ecbatana falling to Pedro, Kruger seems to be defending particularly well. The line between Gaza and Jerusalem is holding strong, having even advanced to Ghapan. Artashat is still at full health, adding to questions about Pedro’s strategy. Sibir is offering no favors by blocking Brazilian troops from attacking from the north. It leaves one to wonder what Kuchum Khan’s end game is here.