The angel's fights
20 Then he spoke to me again. ‘I will tell you why I have come to you. Soon I will return to fight against the ruler of Persia. When I have won that fight, the king from Greece will come. 21 But now I will explain to you what the words in the True Book mean. (Only Michael, your people's ruler, will help me against God's enemies.)’
1 ‘Since the first year that Darius from Media ruled, I helped him. And I saved him from his enemies.’
11:1Verse 1 is really part of chapter 10. The man told Daniel that he helped Michael. This happened when the Medes and Persians beat the Babylonians. Then Darius became king.