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The U.S.-Syrian Conflict in Lebanon (1983-1984)A look at the 1983-1984 U.S. intervention in Lebanon and American conflict with Syria.

Gaza War 2012: Operation Pillar of Defense--Israel's latest Gaza War against Hamas

The Golan Heights--This Middle Eastern border region has been the site of many battles between Israel and Syria.

The Crimean War--One of the first truly "modern" wars, this conflict pitted the powerful Empires of France, Britain, and Ottoman Turkey against the huge Russian Empire.

The Wars and Conquests of Alexander the Great

Tuareg Rebellions--A listing of the Tuareg Rebellions in Mali and northern Africa.

The Falkland Islands War (1982)

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Major European Wars and Conflicts of The 19th Century

Timelines of Wars

War of 1812 Biographies

War of 1812 Links and Resources Portal

War of 1812: The Treaty of Ghent (December 24, 1814)

War of 1812: Declaration of War (June 18, 1812)

War of 1812: Proclamation of War by President Madison (June 19, 1812)

Somalia Conflict: Shabab War (2006-Present)

Wars and Conflicts of Pakistan

The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) Insurgency

War of 1812 Statistics

Raid on Dieppe Images and Pictures

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Sino-American Wars and Conflicts: Wars and Conflicts Between China and the United States

This Date in History: July 4: Independence Day

President Obama's Speech Announcing the Death of Osama bin Laden

The Death of Osama bin Laden

Osama bin Laden Biography

Syrian Uprising 2011

The Libyan War of 2011

First Ivory Coast Civil War

Indian Wars: Second Seminole War (1835-1842)

Civil Wars and Rebellions of the United States

Terrorism: al-Qaida, Islamist, and Jihadi Terrorist Attacks in the United States

Political Unrest in Libya Timeline 2011

Wars and Conflicts of Libya (1800-Present)

Political Unrest in Egypt Timeline 2011

Presidents of Egypt

Wars Between Egypt and Israel

Anglo-Egyptian Wars: Wars Between Britain and Egypt

Egypt History Timeline

Egypt History

Thailand History

Wars and Conflicts of Tunisia

Texas War of Independence

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Wars of Sudan

The Fall of the Ottoman Empire

Kurdish Wars in Iraq

Persian Revolution and Russian Intervention (1906-1911)

The Italo-Turkish War of 1911-1912

The Egypt-Libya Border War of 1977

Korean Crisis 2010

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First Indochina War/French Indochina War (1946-1954)

Wars and Campaigns of Charlemagne

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Battle of Khalkhin Gol (1939)

World War Two Battles and Campaigns

Wars Between Israel and Syria: From 1948 to the Present

The Crusades

Major Wars and Conflicts of The 20th Century

Kyrgyzstan Uprising 2010

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Issues Facing Military Veterans and Former POWs

Cambodia-Vietnam War (1977-1991)

China-Vietnam War of 1979

Wars and Conflicts of Lebanon

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Images and Pictures of The German Invasion of Norway (1940)

Images and Pictures of The German Invasion of Denmark (1940)

Inter-Palestinian Civil Wars and Conflicts

Six-Day War (1967)

War in Afghanistan: Operation Moshtarak/Battle of Marja

Civil Wars of Chad

The Bombing of the U.S. Marines Barracks in Beirut (October 23, 1983)

Haiti History: Government, History, and Economy

Wars, Coups, and Conflicts of Haiti

List of Haitian Leaders

History of Yemen: Wars and Politics--

Terrorism: Attempt to Bomb Northwest Airlines Flight 253 on Christmas Day, 2009

The War on Terror/Long War/al-Qaida War

Venezuela-Colombia Conflict (2009)

Wars, Conflicts, and Coups of Colombia

Wars, Conflicts, and Coups of Venezuela

The Winter War: The Soviet Attack on Finland (Nov. 30, 1939-March 1, 1940)

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

The Battle of the Atlantic-Naval warfare in the Atlantic Ocean during World War Two

The Battle of the River Plate (Dec. , 1939)--The sinking of the German pocket battleship, the Graf Spee

Korean Naval Battle (November, 2009)

Thailand-Cambodia Border Dispute

Saudi-Yemen Border Conflict (2009)

Wars of Southern Africa :1899-Present --An overview of the colonial wars, civil wars, and other conflicts in southern africa from 1899 to the present

Anglo-Dutch Wars --An overview of the wars between Britain and the Netherlands.

The Use of American Military Forces Around the World 1981-1990

Iran's Baluchistan Rebellion (2003-Present)

U.S. Operations Against al-Qaida in Somalia (2006-Present)

German Invasion of Poland (1939)--The decision by Hitler to launch his Nazi invasion of Poland became the starting point for the start of World War Two in Europe, and enabled Hitler's Holocaust to find more Jewish victims among Poland's large Jewish population.

Images and Pictures of the German Invasion of Poland

Video and Film of the German Invasion of Poland (1939)

Wars of Poland-

Gulf War MIA Scott Speicher's remains found- --Details on Gulf War Page

Medals of Honor Awarded for the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan-

Wars, Conflicts, and Coups of the Philippines--

Wars of 1939--wars and conflicts leading up to World War Two.

War in Afghanistan: Operation Khanajar/Strike of the Sword (July 2009-Present)--

Honduras Coup of June, 2009--

Sa'dah al-Houthi Rebellion in Yemen (2004-Present)

North Korean Nuclear Crisis

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Taliban War in Pakistan--

Naval Incidents Between the United States and China (2009)

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Bangladesh Army Mutiny of 2009--


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Ehud Barak Announcement about the start of the Israeli ground offensive January 3, 2009-

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Annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Bosnian Crisis (1908-1909)

British Wars 1945 to the Present

Wars and Conflicts of Georgia

The American Civil War--New section on the History Guy website

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Russian Military History (1815-1918)--

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Nations With A Losing Record In War---Ever wonder who the top losers are? Check it out!

Attack on Pearl Harbor-

The Battle of Gettysburg--

Sino-Japanese Wars--A series of wars between China and Japan.

The Wars of Mexico--

Norman Invasion & Conquest of England (1066)--

French Military History (1919-1939)

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Wars of the 21st Century

Arab-Israeli Border Wars-

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