Roman–Persian Wars
The Roman–Persian Wars were a series of conflicts between states of the Greco-Roman world and two successive Iranian empires: the Parthian and the Sassanid. Battles between the Parthian Empire a...
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Roman–Parthian Wars
The Roman–Parthian Wars (66 BC – 217 AD) were a series of conflicts between the Parthian Empire and the Romans. It was the first series of conflicts in what would be 719 years of Roman–Persian Wa...
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Eternal Peace (532)
The Eternal Peace (Greek: ἀπέραντος εἰρήνη), signed in 532 between the East Roman (Byzantine) Empire and Sassanid Persia, was a peace treaty of indefinite duration, which concluded the Iberian War...
Jewish revolt against Heraclius
The Jewish revolt against Heraclius was the final in a series of Samaritan and Jewish revolts. The revolt was part of the Byzantine–Sasanian War of 602–628. Many historians view this war as marking th...
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Cours (Byzantine general)
Cours or Curs (Greek: Κούρς or Κοῦρσος) was an East Roman (Byzantine) general of the 6th century.
Cours is recorded as being a "Scythian", which in effect implies most probably a Hunnic (or pe...
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Hermogenes (magister officiorum)
Hermogenes (Greek: Ἑρμογένης, died 535/536) was an East Roman (Byzantine) official who served as magister officiorum, military commander and diplomatic envoy during the Iberian War against Sassani...
Lazic War
The Lazic War or Colchidian War, also known as the Great War of Egrisi (Georgian: ეგრისის დიდი ომი, Egrisis Didi Omi) in Georgian historiography, was fought between the East Roman (Byzantine) Empire a...
Bawi
Bawi was a Sasanian military officer from the Ispahbudhan family who was involved in the Anastasian War and the Iberian War between the Sasanian and Byzantine Empire. He is also known as Aspebedes, wh...
Dara (Mesopotamia)
Dara or Daras (Greek: Δάρας) was an important East Roman fortress city in northern Mesopotamia on the border with the Sassanid Empire. Because of its great strategic importance, it featured promin...
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Iberian War
The Iberian War was fought from 526 to 532 between the Eastern Roman Empire and Sassanid Empire over the eastern Georgian kingdom of Iberia.
After the Anastasian War, a seven-year truce was agreed...
Roman–Persian relations
Relations between the Rome and Persian states were established ca. 96 BCE. It was in 69 BCE that the two states clashed for the first time; the political rivalry between the two empires would dominate...
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Roman–Parthian War of 161–166
The Roman–Parthian War of 161–166 (also called the Parthian War of Lucius Verus) was fought between the Roman and Parthian Empires over Armenia and upper Mesopotamia. It concluded in 166 a...
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Parthian war of Caracalla
The Parthian war of Caracalla was an unsuccessful campaign by the Roman Empire under Caracalla against the Parthian Empire in 216–17 AD. It was the climax of a four-year period, starting in 213, when ...
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Anastasian War
The Anastasian War was fought from 502 to 506 between the Eastern Roman Empire and the Sassanid Empire. It was the first major conflict between the two powers since 440, and would be the prelude to a ...
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Peace of Nisibis
The Peace of Nisibis of 299, also known as the First Peace of Nisibis, was a peace treaty signed in 299 by the Roman and Sassanian empires, and concluded the Roman-Sassanian War of 296-299. The border...
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Artabanus
Artabanus (Ancient Greek: Ἁρτάβανος) may refer to various rulers/monarchs of ancient Persia & Parthia:There is some confusion over the numbering of these rulers: scholars who give Arsaces II ...
Bessas (general)
Bessas (Greek: Βέσσας, before 480 – after 554) was an East Roman (Byzantine) general of Gothic origin from Thrace, primarily known for his career in the wars of Justinian I (reigned 527–565). He d...
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