Tzab Shveh was a city on the the Armoury, a complex housing numerous artefacts. The city was destroyed in , when the attacked the planet and the Armoury was destroyed.colony world of . Unbeknownst to humanity, the city was built on top of
First Battle of New JerusalemEdit
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In April 2551, a group oflanded in the deserts around Tzab Shveh, to look for the Armoury. Shortly after, several Task Forces were deployed to investigate the Kig-Yar activity. Meanwhile, a small Covenant fleet, which had followed the pirates, arrived at the planet. The Covenant assaulted Tzab Shveh, killing most of its residents. They then placed an around the city, and began excavating for the Armoury.
After Task Force Bravo destroyed the shield and entered the city, saving some trapped along the way, the Armoury was activated and started emerging from beneath the city. The emergence broke the foundations for the Tzab Shveh , and the elevator began to topple. It collapsed, but most of it was pulled into when the Prelude to Penance made a quick jump over the city. After eliminating all Covenant forces, Task Force Bravo entered the Armoury and extracted its artefacts. Afterwards, when all of the remaining civilians were evacuated, Bravo destroyed the Forerunner complex, devastating what was left of Tzab Shveh.