Anna's first child died very young. The tragedy would affect Nikolaï more than any failed mission for the Order. In 1908, the Assassins captured a Templar named Dolinsky, and Nikolaï interrogated him violently, in order to reveal where the Staff of Eden had gone, following the failed mission. Under threats to his family, Dolinsky revealed that the facility that housed the Staff was located in Tunguska, Siberia. Orelov and his men departed immediately.