The Shuang Nomads have lately been undergoing pilgrimages to Mount Shen Wu. Some Imperial Troops have been sent to guard the area as a precautionary measure to prevent anyone from entering the Ice Temple and stealing the Winter Sigil.
From the Andavronian Herald
The SPQA have been organising a crusade, known as the Lexighon Crusade, at the order of Gaius Ithilius. The Emperor claims that the savage Orcish tribes will not settle down and thus must be eradicated, he has given the tribes the time to think before the crusader army passes the Khinara Fortress.