The Iranian History 336 AD


Norooz Cease-Fire Brings Peace with Romans

Apr, 10, 336 AD

Bosotun Khosrau BridgeAfter 26 years of war, the commander of the Iranian forces proposed a cease-fire one day before Norooz for national celebrations. The offer was accepted by Constantine for two weeks. At the end of the term that was prolonged to 22 days , Constantine postponed war indefinitely to attend the celebrations of the 30th anniversary of his own reign. Peace continued until Constantine's death on May, 22, 337. However his successor Constantine 2 started another war with Shapour 2. (Updated: Sep, 23, 2008)

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