His refusal to comply with the pope's injunctions led to a renewal of the war.
The weak group could fight and lose, or comply with whatever the strong group demanded.
Chile did not comply with this treaty agreement, and in 1910 still held both provinces.
But his indignation and persistent refusal to comply with the request that he should voluntarily leave France had to be met at last with force: he was apprehended, imprisoned for a week at Vincennes, and on the 17th of December conducted to the French border.
Musa could not refuse to comply with the formal command of the caliph to march against him.