Military History

 North Vietnamese Tank in Saigon 1975 at the end of the Vietnam War
 Fall of Saigon


Asian Military History

Asia is the most populous continent on earth, and many of the nations and cultures in Asia are among the oldest in human history. This page features links to Asian military history page on this website, as well as outside links on the wars and conflicts of Asia.

East Asia (Japan, Korea, China, Mongolia. Tibet, which is closer to Central Asia than East Asia, is included here due to being a nation occupied by China)

Sino-Japanese Wars

Wars and Conflicts Between Tibet and China

Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (Dec. 7, 1941)

Korean War (1950-1953)

Korean Border Conflicts and Incidents (1953-Present)

North Korean Nuclear Crisis

Korean Naval Battle (November, 2009)


Naval Incidents Between the United States and China (2009)

Southeast Asia (Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Burma/Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines)

2007 Myanmar/Burma Uprising

Wars and Conflicts of Thailand

Cambodia-Thai Border Clash (2008-2009)

Vietnam War (1956-1975)

Cambodia-Vietnam War (1977-1991)

China-Vietnam War of 1979 (1979)

Cambodia-Thai Border Clash (2008-2009)

Thailand-Myanmar Border Conflict (2001)

Thai-Laotian Border Clashes (1987)

Bangladesh Army Mutiny of 2009

Philippine-American War (1899-1902)

Wars, Conflicts, and Coups of the Philippines

Wars of Burma/Myanmar

Wars of Laos

Hmong Rebellion in Laos

Wars of Vietnam


South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan)

Wars of India
Indian Internal Conflicts

Indo-Pakistan Wars and Conflicts

Kashmir Border Conflict (1991-Present)

Kargil War (1999)


Indian Military Links

India's Forgotten War: The Maoist Insurgent War In India

Waziristan War (2003 – Present)

Taliban War in Pakistan

Nepal Civil War

Central Asia (Afghanistan, Kyrgzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazahkstan, Turkmenistan)

Afghan Civil War (1978-Present)

Afghanistan War (2001-Present)

War in Afghanistan: Operation Moshtarak/Battle of Marja

Kyrgyzstan Uprising 2010



Outside Links;

List of Conflicts in Asia--Wikipedia Article

History of War in Asia--About.com

India - War with China--Global Security.com

Maoist Rebels Attack Indian Forces--War and Conflict Journal, posted Feb. 15, 2010

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