"The portals have been opening randomly for the past few months. I've been working on figuring this out but I still can't pinpoint exactly what the cause is for it. Lucia here has told me that your people have recently discovered some tech that allows you to make breaches, though, so it might be that," Thalia replied again to the General. She had noticed her companion's upset state, which was understandable given that her best friend was presumed dead, so she decided to take over the conversation with the man for now. Give the girl time to grieve first so she could calm down and think clearly again. "The two of you were talking about camps. I'm assuming these are shelters for people? How's your situation with the Spikes right now?"