Idrimi inscription provided a useful source that helps document historic events, the geographical borders and political relationships prevailed between kingdoms in northern Syria at that time, said al-Sayyed, adding that it also enabled understand the nature and reasons of political and military conflict between the Mitannian
kingdom and the Hittite Empire.
The Akkadian texts include material from the ancient Assyrian, Babylonian, Hittites, Ugaritic, Eblite, and Mitannian
72) In northern Syria, they met the Mitannian
empire, which was built around ethnic Hurrians.
Ten Cate, the city of Kadesh--according to Peter Brand (14) the all-present thorn in the side of the Pharaohs--had gone back to Mitannian
control before the onset of Akhenaton's reign.
when Amenhotep III married the daughter of the Mitannian
king, she was allowed to use the title "Mistress of Egypt" and was acknowledged as a primary wife, albeit not the consort.
, and Middle Assyrian sources that have helped Podany to anchor Hana chronology.
Here are a few examples: Matthews mentions "the Mitannian
principalities further to the east of the Tigris" (pp.