A responsive message that was a supplement to an official notice dated 3 December 1918 sent by Mardin County Executive Hidir Celebi [Çelebi] [Çelebi] about Zeki, the District Governor of Zor. He recounts that he heard Zeki Bey say that he had destroyed several caravans that were en route and also that he had said to the Chechens, "I'm going to hang you. You're cheating. Is this the deal we made? I handed over the Armenian property and you were going to kill them. Instead, you handed them over to the Arabs who turned around and killed them while you get the property".
Guerguerian, Krikor, "Governors 05" (2018). Governors, County Executives / Valiler-Kaymakamlar. 5.