Upon discovering that Killing intends to use nuclear weaponry in Side 6, Rugens attempts to prevent its use, and accuses him of violating the Antarctic Treaty. Killing responds that Side 6 isn't subject to the Antarctic Treaty, and that he doesn't report to Rugens; when Rugens continues to object, he is shot and killed by Killing.
War in the Pocket characters
|Earth Federation||Christina Mackenzie | Stuart | Richard Lumunba|
|Principality of Zeon||Killing | Von Helsing | Charlie | Rugens | Carioca|
|Cyclops Team||Bernard Wiseman | Steiner Hardy | Gabriel Ramirez Garcia | Mikhail Kaminsky | Andy Strauss|
|Civilians||Alfred Izuruha | Chay | Telcott | Dolores Hayes | Mrs. Mackenzie | Mr. Mackenzie | Michiko Izuruha | Ems Izuruha|