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War is as old as civilization. Some wars in history.

World War I 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918  Fought between the Allied Powers and the Central Powers. The main members of the Allied Powers were France, Russia, and Britain. The United States also fought on the side of the Allies after 1917. The main members of the Central Powers were Germany, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire, and Bulgaria.
World War II 1 September 1939 – 2 September 1945 Fought between the Axis Powers (Germany, Italy, Japan) and the Allied Powers (Britain, United States, Soviet Union, France). Most of the countries in the world were involved in some way.
American Civil War 12 April 1861 – 9 April 1865 Fought between the northern United States and the southern United States. The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people.
Vietnam War 1 November 1955 – 30 April 1975 Fought between North Vietnam and South Vietnam. North Vietnam was supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies; South Vietnam was supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies.
Korean War 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953 War between North Korea and South Korea.
Seven Years’ War 1756 – 1763 All five European great powers of the time plus many of the middle powers and spanned five continents, affecting Europe, the Americas, West Africa, India, and the Philippines.
Gulf War 2 August 1990 – 28 February 1991 The Iraqi army invaded and occupied Kuwait
Napoleonic War 18 May 1803 – 20 November 1815 A series of major conflicts pitting the French Empire and its allies, led by Napoleon I, against a fluctuating array of European powers formed into various coalitions, financed and usually led by the United Kingdom. 
Iraq War 20 March 2003 – 18 December 2011 Armed conflict that began with the invasion of Iraq by a United States-led coalition that overthrew the government of Saddam Hussein. 
Afghanistan War 7 October 2001 – US and allied Afghan government troops battling Taliban insurgents
American Revolutionary War 19 April 1775 – 3 September 1783  War between Great Britain and its Thirteen Colonies in America which declared independence
War of 1812 18 June 1812 – 18 February 1815 Conflict fought between the United States and the United Kingdom, with their respective allies
Russian Civil War 7 Nov 1917 – 25 Oct 1922 Multi-party civil war in the former Russian Empire immediately after the two Russian Revolutions of 1917
Hundred Years’ War 1337 – 1453 Series of conflicts between the House of Plantagenet, rulers of England and the French House of Valois, over the right to rule the Kingdom of France.
Thirty Years’ War 1618 – 1648 Initially a war between various Protestant and Catholic states in the fragmented Holy Roman Empire, it gradually developed into a more general conflict involving most of the European great powers. 
Second Boer War 11 October 1899 – 31 May 1902 British Empire and two Boer states, the South African Republic and the Orange Free State, over the Empire’s influence in South Africa.
Spanish American War 21 April 1898 – 13 August 1898 Armed conflict between Spain and the United States
Syrian Civil War 15 March 2011 An ongoing multi-sided civil war in Syria fought between the Ba’athist Syrian Arab Republic led by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, along with domestic and foreign allies, and various domestic and foreign forces opposing both the Syrian government and each other in varying combinations.
Mexican American War 25 April 1846 – 2 February 1848 An armed conflict between the United States and Mexico
Second Sino Japanese War 7 July 1937 – 9 September 1945 A military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan
American Indian Wars 1622 – 1924 The collective name for the various armed conflicts that were fought by European governments and colonists, and later by the governments and settlers, against various American Indian and First Nation tribes.
Iran Iraq War 22 September 1980 – 20 August 1988 Started when when Iraq invaded Iran
War of Spanish Succession 9 Jul 1701 – 7 Mar 1714 European conflict of the early 18th century, triggered by the death of the childless Charles II of Spain
Boxer Rebellion 2 November 1899 – 7 September 1901 Boxer Uprising, or Yihetuan Movement was an anti-imperialist, anti-foreign, and anti-Christian uprising that took place in China
War of Austrian Succession 16 December 1740 – 18 October 1748 War that involved most of the great powers and lesser powers of Europe over the issue of Maria Theresa’s succession to the Habsburg Monarchy
Crimean War 5 Oct 1853 – 30 Mar 1856
A military conflict in which the Russian Empire lost to an alliance of the Ottoman Empire, France, Britain and Sardinia. The immediate cause involved the rights of Christian minorities in the Holy Land, which was a part of the Ottoman Empire. 
English Civil War 22 August 1642 – 3 September 1651 A series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliamentarians and Royalists principally over the manner of England’s governance.
Spanish Civil War 17 July 1936 – 1 April 1939 Republicans loyal to the left-leaning Second Spanish Republic, in alliance with anarchists, fought against a revolt by the Nationalists, an alliance of Falangists, monarchists, conservatives and Catholics, led by a military group
Congo Crisis 5 Jul 1960 – 25 Nov 1965 A period of political upheaval and conflict in the Republic of the Congo
French and Indian War 1754 – 1763 The French and Indian War pitted the colonies of British America against those of New France, each side supported by military units from the parent country and by American Indian allies.
French Revolutionary War 20 April 1792 – 25 March 1802  A series of sweeping military conflicts resulting from the French Revolution. They pitted France against Great Britain, Austria, Prussia, Russia and several other monarchies. 
War on Terror 11 September 2001 The Global War on Terrorism, is an international military campaign launched by the United States government after the September 11 attacks.
Soviet Afghan War 25 December 1979 – 15 February 1989 Insurgent groups known collectively as the mujahideen, as well as smaller Maoist groups, fought a guerrilla war against the Soviet Army and the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan government, mostly in the countryside.
Mexican Revolution 20 November 1910 Also known as the Mexican Civil War, was a major armed struggle, lasting roughly from 1910 to 1920, that transformed Mexican culture and government. Although recent research has focused on local and regional aspects of the Revolution, it was a genuinely national revolution.
Bangladesh Liberation War 26 March 1971 – 16 December 1971 A revolution and armed conflict sparked by the rise of the Bengali nationalist and self-determination movement in what was then East Pakistan during the 1971 Bangladesh genocide.
Lebanese Civil War 13 April 1975 – 1990 The Lebanese Civil War was a multifaceted civil war in Lebanon.
Taiping Rebellion 1850 to 1864 The Taiping Rebellion, which is also known as the Taiping Civil War or the Taiping Revolution, was a massive rebellion or civil war that was waged in China from 1850 to 1864 between the established Manchu-led Qing dynasty and the Hakka-led Taiping Heavenly Kingdom.
Wars of the Roses 22 May 1455 – 22 August 1485 The Wars of the Roses were a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England fought between supporters of two rival cadet branches of the royal House of Plantagenet: the House of Lancaster, represented by a red rose, and the House of York, represented by a white rose

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