ISIS Militants Destroy Iraq's Ancient Hatra City: Officials... 08/03/2015 History
By Ahmed Rasheed and Isabel Coles BAGHDAD/ERBIL,Iraq March 7 (Reuters) - Islamic State militants have destroyed ancient remains of the 2,000-year-old ...View Details»

Siege and Battle of Bishapur ... 28/04/643 History
The Battle of Bishapur took place during the Muslim conquest of Fars, a province of Persia, in the seventh century AD. The city was taken by the Musli...View Details»

Fall of Hatra ... 30/03/241 History
The fall of Hatra, capital of the Kingdom of Araba under Sanatruq II, took place in the 3rd century after a lengthy siege by the Sasanian king Shapur ...View Details»

Sassanians Under Ardeshir Conquer Nisibis ... 15/12/237 History
In 224 AD, Ardashir defeated the Parthian empire and replaced it with the Sasanian Empire. He began to raid Roman territory almost immediately after h...View Details»

Hadrianus Makes Peace With Iran... 11/08/117 History
After years of intrigue, Hadrianus was adopted and named successor just before Trajan's death. Three days after becoming the new Roman emperor, Hadria...View Details»