Currently in the on-going conflict in the Minmatar/Amarr Warzone a few parties in the Minmatar side are involved in a Civil War.
The initial reason for this war appears to be acts of aggression by WINMATAR
After these aggressive actions the likes of Iron Oxide.
The first battle happened in the system of Gulmorogod with Losematar showing in the traditional “Hellcat” BS fleet facing WINMATAR in a similar setup of Armor BS with the addition of a Shadow Cartel BS/T3 fleet in support. Even with this support the
After this initial scrap with capital ship blood spilt the desire to explode yet more of the
Whether it was intentional or not the timer for this POS as it comes out of reinforcement would not be favourable for the EU/US heavy Losematar as it would mean a late night for the US at 05:00 ET and an early “alarm clock” morning for EU.
On the morning/night of the battle it was uncertain to how many each side was likely to have show, WINMATAR expectantly managed to secure the support of some wormhole group in Scary Wormhole People along and Disavowed along with low-sec pirates Failed Diplomacy. For the Losematar side they sufficiently managed to gather a large BS contingent, boosted by the hastily agreed NAP with Death By Design and logistics assistance from Feign Disorder.
The stage was set and as the
WINMATAR again fielded a thanatos as well as a archon which exploded in quick succession, with one remaining carrier managing to return safely to the POS shields. A collection of BS and T3 hulls were also destroyed with the overall battle report shown here. Ultimately the day was won and the POS was destroyed by Losematar, allowing them to replace what was lost to their allies.
The full modified battle report can be found here.
Following this loss the Losematar have continued to push for the remaining assets still held by
The question now remains will they yield what is left in their control or continue to force the Losematar forces to grind through what is left in their position. One thing is certain, this shows that the apparently dormant Minmatar Militia can infact awaken yet when the time is required.
Note: I would like to thank S5Family and Asthariye of the Losematar side for information relating to the article. Although WINMATAR was contacted before publishing, no reply has yet been received and if one occurs an update to this piece will be made.