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Because it's against the rules.

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Q: In Chess why can't You castle when the King is in check if the King is safe after the move?
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Can the king castle to escape check?

no he also cant move into check via castle

Do you have to say check mate in chess?

if you cant move when your the king then yes and yes

What happens when a king cant move in chess?

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