Some articles on samanid state, state:
... "Victorious") (died 1005) was an individual who attempted to resurrect the Samanid state in Transoxiana and eastern Iran (1000–1005) ... The last two rulers of the Samanid state had been older brothers of Isma'il ... who had captured Bukhara and put an end to the state ...
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