Siege of Antioch (253)

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Siege of Antioch (253)
Part of the Roman-Persian wars
Antiochia su Oronte.PNG
Map of Antioch in Roman times.
Date 253
Location Antioch
Result Sassanid victory
Territorial
changes
Sassanids capture Antioch.
Belligerents
Roman Empire Sassanid Empire
Commanders and leaders
Shapur I
Strength
unknown unknown

The Siege of Antioch took place when the Sassanids under Shapur I besieged the Roman city of Antioch in 253 after defeating the Romans in the Battle of Barbalissos.

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