SearchPersian-Ottoman Peace Treaty

Persian-Ottoman Peace Treaty...
1host2u.ir 10/01/1732 History

Keywords:#1host2u.ir, #Afghanistan, #Afshar, #Aras, #Aras_River, #Azerbaijan, #Caucasus, #Dynasty, #Erivan, #Ganjeh, #Gholi, #Hamedan, #Hotaki, #Iran, #Iranian, #Kermanshah, #Nader_Shah, #North_Caucasus, #Ottoman, #Ottoman_Empire, #Ottomans, #Persia, #Persian, #Reza_Gholi, #Russia, #Russian, #Safavid, #Safavid_Empire, #Sarab, #Shah, #Tabriz, #Tahmasp, #Tbilisi, #Urmia, #Zuhab

There was a peace treaty signed on January, 10, 1732 between the Ottoman Empire and the Safavid Persia.
In the 17th century, a stalemate between the Ottoman and Safavid empires had been reached by the treaties of Sarab and Zuhab. However, during the short rule of Afghanistan based Hotaki dynasty, chaos in Iran resulted in clashes along frontiers, especially in Caucasus. Meanwhile, Peter 1 of Russia began to occupy North Caucasus and Azerbaijan. Fearing a Russian controlled Caucasus, the Ottomans decided to capture Tbilisi to balance the Russian advance. But this operation resulted in a long Ottoman Safavid war.
Between 1723 and 1730, the Ottomans were able to control South Caucasus by capturing Erivan and Ganjeh in addition to Tbilisi. In the southern fronts (i.e., West Iran), Ottomans captured Tabriz, Urmia, Kermanshah and Hamedan. But after Tahmasp 2nd of Safavid Empire began controlling Iran, Ottoman advance was checked. Both sides were tired enough to end the war. Ahmad Pasha (Ottoman side) and Mohammad Reza Gholi (Persian side) signed the treaty.
The terms of the treaty were:
Ottoman Empire kept its gains in Caucasus,
Ottoman gains in West Iran were conceded to Persia, and
Aras River became the new border line in South Caucasus.
The treaty proved to be an armistice rather than a permanent treaty. Because, neither Ottoman sultan Mahmoud I approved the loss of Tabriz, nor Nader Shah, then the commander in chief of the Persian army, accepted Iranian losses in Caucasus. During Nader Shah’s reign, Afshar Dynasty was able to regain its losses....

Read more from Source »

Related articles based on keyword density
Timeline of Iranian History from Ancient Persia to the Islamic Republi...
on-the-matrix.com 24/09/2015 History
Dynasty, Ruler or Event Begin End Birth of Zoroaster Sometime between 10th and 7th century BCE Achaemenian Dynasty Cyrus the Great 559 BCE 530 BCE F...View Details»

Iran Surrenders Gilan And Mazandaran...
1host2u.ir 12/09/1723 History
In the midst of a turmoil that started with invasion of Hotaki warlords into Iran, Isfahan, the Safavid capital fell on Oct, 12, 1722. Meanwhile, Russ...View Details»

Abbas 1st Proclaims Shah Of Persia...
1host2u.ir 01/10/1587 History
Like all great rulers, Shah Abbas was born during troubled times. When in 1578, his father Sultan Mohammad Khodabandeh became Shah of Iran, Queen Mahd...View Details»

Ottomans And Russians Divide Iran...
1host2u.ir 04/10/1724 History
After the fall of the Safavid Empire and during a period of chaos inside Iran, Russians and Ottomans capture northern Iranian territories. Negotiation...View Details»

History of Iran: Safavid Empire 1502 - 1736...
iranchamber.com 18/02/2015 History
History of Iran Safavid Empire 1502 - 1736 By: Shapour Ghasemi After the disastrous invasion of Mongols, in the 1200s, migrated Turks and Mongolian t...View Details»


EOF