- At Kuf a a certain Ibn Tabataba placed an army in the field under Abul-Saraya, who had been a captain in the army of Harthama.
- Sahl was defeated, and Abu`l-Saraya, no longer content to play a second part, poisoned his chief, Ibn Tabataba, and put in his place another of the family of Ali, Mahommed b.
- Abu'l-Saraya, who even struck money in Kufa, began to menace the capital, when Hasan b.
- Abu`l-Saraya and Mahommed b.
- Harthama, having vanquished Abu'l-Saraya, did not go to Hasan b.