Assyrian Warfare Timeline

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1813 BCE - 1791 BCE: Reign of Shamashi Adad I who drives out Amorites, secures border of Assyria, makes Ashur capital.
 
 
1250 BCE: Shalmaneser I of Assyria conquers the kingdom of Mitanni and defeats its allies.
 
1245 BCE: Battle of Nihriya: Tukulti-Ninurta I of Assyria defeats Tudḍalia IV of the Hittites.
 
1244 BCE - 1208 BCE: Reign of Tukulti-Ninurta I, Hittites conquered.
 
 
1225 BCE: Tukulti-Ninurta I sacks Babylon.
 
 
1115 BCE - 1076 BCE: Reign of Tiglath-Pileser I of Assyria who conquers Phoenicia and revitalizes the empire.
 
 
853 BCE: Babylonian kings depend on Assyrian military support.
 
722 BCE - 705 BCE: Peak of the Assyrian empire under the reign of Sargon II.
 
 
722 BCE: Israel is conquered by Assyria.
 
 
701 BCE: King Sennacherib of Assyria sacks the city of Lachish in Judah but fails to take the capital Jerusalem.
 
676 BCE: Scythians and Mannaens attack Assyria.
 
 
671 BCE: Egypt is conquered by Assyria.
 
 
653 BCE: Egypt expels Assyrians.
 
648 BCE: War between Assyria and the Elamites.
 
 
612 BCE: The great Assyrian cities of Ashur, Kalhu, and Nineveh are sacked and burned by the Medes, Babylonians, and Persian forces.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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