Kashmir War (1947-1948)--1st Indo-Pakistani War-As India
and Pakistan gain independence from the United Kingdom, the two
new nations clash over ownership of the Jammu and Kashmire
(1965)--2nd Indo-Pakistani War-India and Pakistan fight
again, and this war features the largest armored tank battle in
the world since World War Two.
Bengali War of
Independence (1971)--3rd Indo-Pakistani War-This third
major war between India and Pakistan is not over Kashmir,
but arose out of the Bengali War of Independence in what was
then known as East Pakistan. India intervened to force Pakistan
to give up East Pakistan (now Bangladesh).
Siachen War (1984-2003)
Indo-Pakistani War-The Siachen Glacier is in the Kashmir area,
and as such, is part of the dispute between India and Pakistan.
Each side fought to maintain control over this strategic area.
(1991-Present)-Arising out of the Kashmiri Insurgency
against Indian rule. Pakistan offers sanctuary and support to
the Kashmiri militants (India claims Pakistani control over the
militants), and this leads to ongoing border
(1999)--5th Indo-Pakistani War- A serious border war in which
Pakistan directly engaged Indian forces while supporting
on Indian Parliament (2001)-Pakistani-supported terrorists
attacked the Indian Parliament
on Mumbai (2008)--Pakistani-supported terrorists attacked
the Indian city of Mumbai, killing 179.
Clash and Air Attacks
(2019)--India and Pakistan engaged in air attacks on each other
and artillery duels resulting from a Kashmiri separatist
group's bombing that killed 40 Indian troops in