Disaster on Korus
Excerpt from a Terran news report.
Rebel forces have launched a suprise attack on Terran and USC forces on the colony of Korus. The battle lasted hours, but the Rebel forces emerged victorious, claiming Korus as their base of operations. Casualty reports are still coming in, but estimates from officials put the number dead in the tens of thousands. This event marks the single greatest loss of human life in the past hundred years.