Why did Song Taizong poison the dead of the Southern Tang Dynasty because of the infighting of his own royal family?

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Why did Song Taizong poison the dead of the Southern Tang Dynasty because of the infighting of his own royal family?

2018-11-12 10:25:46 133 ℃

After the Southern Tang Dynasty, Li Lan was both a master of the history of Chinese poetry and a tragic emperor of the dead, and was eventually poisoned by Song Taizong. But little known is that one of the main reasons for Song Taizong's poisonous death of Li Wei is the Northern Song Dynasty Emperor. What is going on here?

In the 9th year of Kaibao (976), Song Taizu died suddenly. In the case of Song Taizu's adult son, the throne was passed to the third brother Song Taizong. Therefore, many people suspect that Song Taizong "killed the brothers", the impact continued until the "Jingkang change" and the early years of the Southern Song Dynasty.

In order to calm down the discussion, Song Taizong announced the "Golden League": the Northern Song Dynasty Du Tai later The lesson of the country’s death, ordered his son Song Taizu to pass to the third brother Song Taizong, and then Song Taizong passed on to the fourth brother Zhao Tingmei, thus ensuring that the emperors were adults.

The authenticity of the "Golden Alliance" is very suspicious, and it is most likely that it was made after Song Taizong was enthroned. Zhao Tingmei was originally dissatisfied with the third brother Song Taizong, and the "Golden Alliance" greatly contributed to the influence of Zhao Tingmei, so that Song Taizong became more and more jealous of his younger brother.

When the Southern Tang Dynasty died, Li Wei talked with Zhao Tingmei, who came to the army, and became friends. After Song Taizong's ascension, due to the common dislike of the emperors, Zhao Tingmei and Li Wei's exchanges were getting closer and closer, causing Song Taizong's killing.

However, there was no condition for Song Taizong to start with Zhao Tingmei, and he decided to use Li Wei to "kill chickens and monkeys." So in the three years of Taiping Xingguo (978), Song Taizong sent people to poison Li Wei.