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The Battle of Yarmouk

The Battle of Yarmouk (also spelled Yarmuk, Yarmuq or Hieromyax )
Date August, 636
Location Near the Yarmouk River
Result Decisive Muslims victory
Territorial changes Levant annexed by Rashidun Caliphate
Combatants :Byzantine Empire,Ghassanid Kingdom,Kingdom of Armenia,Georgia,Slavic and Frankish allies / Rashidun Caliphate (Rashidun army)
Commanders : Heraclius Constantine III[1] Theodorus Trithurius[2] Jabalah VI ibn aI-Aiham Dairjan[3] Vahan[2] (Mahan[3]) Buccinator (Qanateer)[3] Gregory[3] / Khalid ibn al-Walid ,Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah ,Amr ibn al-A'as ,Shurahbil bin hassana ,Yazid ibn Abu Sufyan
Strength : 100,000 - 400,000 / 7,500 - 40,000
Casualties : 50,000 killed (modern estimate)[9] 45% killed (modern estimate)[3] 70,000 - 120,000 killed(primary sources) / 4,000 killed
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Added: Nov-16-2007 
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