He repelled attempts at relief made by Dekak (Dec. 31, 1097) and Ridwan (Feb.
He repelled an invasion of Catalonia undertaken by the king of France in support of Charles of Anjou, and died on the 8th of November 1286.
The mob repelled the praetorian guard, but the execution of the hated minister Cleander quieted the tumult.
Towards the end of the 3rd century, the inroads of the Franks having been repelled by the emperor Probus, the city rapidly acquired wealth and importance.
He repelled attacks upon Syria and Egypt (452), and quelled disturbances on the Armenian frontier (456).