City of Mosul in Iraq submits to Saladin

City of Mosul in Iraq submits to Saladin

Statue of Saladin in Damascus, Syria
Source: Godfried Warreyn

Timeline of History

People
History Topics
Religious Intolerance
Countries

The city of Mosul, Iraq, submits to Saladin. He had besieged Mosul the previous year but had to break off due to illness. Izz ad-Din Masud chooses to make a peace treaty with Saladin rather than risk destruction. Saladin allows Izz ad-Din Masud to remain nominally in charge.

User comments

There are no user comments for this item.

Ratings (the higher the better)
Interesting
Comment
    Please enter the security code.
 
 
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Brothers Joseph Ratzinger and Georg Ratzinger Ordained as Catholic Priests
Death of Thomas Henry Huxley, Author and Natural Scientist
Six-Day War: Jerusalem Reunified Under Israeli Control
Emperors Forbid Christian Women and Children From Associating With Actors
Romulo Braschi Ordains Seven Women as Catholic Priests in Austria