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Tiglath-Pileser first besieged Damascus, captured it, took Rezin prisoner, and slew him.History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
Tiglath-Pileser expressly says that he himself slew Pekah and appointed Hoshea.
The policy inaugurated by Tiglath-Pileser was successfully followed up by his successors.Assyria, Its Princes, Priests and People|A. H. (Archibald Henry) Sayce
The event took place in 738, and Tiglath-Pileser continued to reign till 727.
Two years later Tiglath-Pileser having again performed the rites, died before the year elapsed.