The Biography of the Sultans of Kilwa

23 passed away before his arrival, and AlHassan, the son of Ali Shah, became the Sultan of Shiraz. It came to the knowledge of Sultan AlHassan ibn Ali that there was some issue being deliberated between the Tajo (or Military Ruler of Shiraz appointed by Hulagu Khan) and the personal servant of the Tajo. During their talk, the servant, who was a man of various loyalties, suggested that the Tajo should order the killing of all the people of Shiraz for their act of deance and stand against Abesh. At the end of the day, Abesh was in good terms with Hulagu while the people of Shiraz appointed Al-Hassan over her. Unsure what to do, the Tajo decided to make the journey to Baghdad to seek instructions directly from Hulagu himself. In Baghdad, Hulagu was