A gateport is a starport in a system with a stargate in it. All stargates in the universe are connected. Who built them is still a subject of debate. Gateports can be huge hubs of commercial activity and subterfuge as ships from all over arrive to move goods and services. Rukhsha is in Vagarin space. The Vagarin are ruled over by their clans and families. They’ll get you anything, and take it anywhere, as long as the price is right.