Antiochus VI   [ca. 150 - 142 BCE; murdered]

The young son of Alexander Balas & Cleopatra Thea was returned from Arabia by his father's opportunistic general, Trypho. As the child-king's guardian, Trypho ruled in his stead for little more than two years, before arranging his assassination.

References: Josephus, Antiquities 13.131, 144-150, 187, 218-219.
                  Appian, Syrian Wars 68.

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