Muslim Conquest of Persia

Battle of River
©Angus McBride
633 Apr 3

Battle of River

Ubulla, Iraq

The Battle of River also known as Battle of Al Madhar took place in Mesopotamia (Iraq) between the forces of the Rashidun Caliphate and the Sasanian Empire. Muslims, under Khalid ibn al-Walid's command, defeated the numerically superior Persian army.