5th of Jomada II.).
Qasim, consented thus to set at naught the order of succession established by Abdalmalik; and Suleiman succeeded without difficulty on the death of his brother Jomada II.
In Jomada I.
One of the Buyid princes, whose power had been steadily increasing, marched about this time against Bagdad, which he entered in Jomada I.
At least Mo'izz addaula suspected him and deprived him of his eyesight, Jomada II.
Al-Mostansir billah (" he who asks help from God") was caliph till his death in Jomada II.