Khara were once weresabretooth tigers who once inhabited North America. Some historians believe that the first tribe of the Bastet were the Khara. However, it is believed that they went extinct during an Ice Age on Earth.
After over 200 years forced recruitment by the TI by tracking down an forcing werecreatures to enlist, not a single Khara was found.
Never-the-less, Ceilican scholars have not ruled out the existance of a small tribe of Khara somewhere in the Federation. Even this isn't true, then the legacy of the Khara still remains as an important part of the Bestat Tribal history.