Sozak or Sozaq (Kazakh: Созақ, Sozaq, سوزاق, also Russified Suzak) is a village in Sozak District, South Kazakhstan Region, Kazakhstan. In February 1930, there was an anti-Soviet insurgency in the village.[1]

Sozak

Sozaq
Sozak is located in Kazakhstan
Sozak
Sozak
Location in Kazakhstan
Coordinates: 44°08′N 68°28′E / 44.133°N 68.467°E / 44.133; 68.467Coordinates: 44°08′N 68°28′E / 44.133°N 68.467°E / 44.133; 68.467
CountryFlag of Kazakhstan.svg Kazakhstan
RegionSouth Kazakhstan Region
DistrictSozak District
Population
 • Total4,335
ClimateBWk

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Niccolò Pianciola; Paolo Sartori (2013). "Interpreting an insurgency in Soviet Kazakhstan : the OGPU, Islam and Qazaq 'Clans' in Suzak, 1930". Islam, Society and States Across the Qazaq Steppe: 297–340.