French in Sicily Overthrown, Pope Martin IV Refuses to Help the Rebels

French in Sicily Overthrown, Pope Martin IV Refuses to Help the Rebels

Pope Martin IV
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Rebels in Sicily successfully overthrow French rule under Charles of Anjou.

The rebel leaders wrote to Pope Martin IV for support, but Martin promised to assist Charles in reclaiming control of the island.

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