The Battle of Khaybar was fought in the year between Muslims and the Jews living in the . In hearing the news of the Muslim army's position, the Ghatafan organized and rode out to honor their .. ; ^ Urwa, Fath al-Bari, Vol. VII, pg . Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Long before the time of the Prophet of Islam, the valley of Khyber and other .. the battle paused and the combatants rested on their arms to watch the duel.