First Fitna
The First Fitna or Great Fitna (Arabic: فتنة مقتل عثمان‎ Fitnat Maqtal Uthmān, "The Fitna of the Killing of Uthman") was a civil war within the early Islamic state which resulted in the over...
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Siege of Uthman
The Third Rightly Guided Caliph, Uthman, was assassinated at the end of a siege upon his house. Initially a protest, the siege escalated following an apparently wrongly attributed threat as well as th...
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Battle of Bassorah
The Battle of the Camel, sometimes called the Battle of Jamal or the Battle of Bassorah, took place at Basra, Iraq on 7 November 656. A'isha heard about the killing of Uthman (644-656), the third Cal...
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Battle of Siffin
The Battle of Siffin (Arabic: صفين‎; May–July 657 CE) occurred during the First Fitna, or first Muslim civil war, with the main engagement taking place from July 26 to July 28. It was fought...
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Battle of Nahrawan
The Battle of Nahrawan (Arabic: معركة النهروان, translit.: M'arkah an-Nahrawān) was a battle between Ali ibn Abi Talib (the first Shi'ah Imam and the fourth Sunni Caliph) and the Kharijites, near...