Battle of Ctesiphon (198)
|Battle of Ctesiphon (198)|
|Part of the Roman-Persian Wars|
|Roman Empire||Parthian Empire|
|Commanders and leaders|
|Septimius Severus||Vologases V|
The Battle of Ctesiphon was a battle fought between the Roman and Parthian empires. The Roman emperor Septimius Severus, faced by fierce resistance, succeeded in sacking the Parthian capital, and also deported some of its inhabitants.