The Afghulis consider the touch or influence of swine abhorrent. Thus when a pig escapes from their rivals, chaos and confusion erupt.
The Yetshi, the Afghulis, and the lrakzai were separate and scattered peoples, yet each had certain legends of a shining era to come, a time of glory inspired by Zarmi, the chosen one. As the prophecy begins to fulfil itself - today Turan, tomorrow the world. Conan gets drafted into the Turanian army.