Sheikh Said rebellion

Sheikh Said rebellion, Kurdish rebellion following the abolition of the Caliphate.

The Sheikh Said Rebellion or Genç Incident was a Kurdish nationalist rebellion led by Sheikh Said aimed at reviving the Islamic caliphate.It was led by Sheikh Said and members of the Azadî organization led by Halid Beg Cibran.

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