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The Safavid fought not just many battle but a couple of wars as well and this is one of them. The Safavid were lead by Abbas the Great. They alllied with Austria, who was lead by Leopold. This was against Sultan Ahmed I. This war was fought to regain lost land by the Safavid. Most Battle wer ne buy the Safavid because for there modernized army( modernized during time of peace). The Safavids gained control Baghdad, Shrivan, Basrah, and Kurdistan. This expaned The empire Beyond the Euphrates.