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War
This article is about war in general. For other uses, see War (disambiguation) and The War (disambiguation). "Conflict zone" redirects here. For the 2001
Apr 14th 2017



War (disambiguation)
War is a large-scale armed conflict and the term is used as a metaphor for non-military conflicts. War or WAR may also refer to: War, West Virginia War
Apr 26th 2017



World war
World Wars" redirects here. For the 2014 miniseries, see The World Wars (miniseries). A world war, as it is commonly understood, is a large-scale war involving
Apr 29th 2017



Vietnam War
Vietnam-War">The Vietnam War (VietnameseVietnamese: Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America (VietnameseVietnamese:
Apr 29th 2017



War film
This article is about the genre of film. For films named "War", see War (disambiguation). War film is a film genre concerned with warfare, typically
Apr 18th 2017



Cold War
other uses, see Cold-WarCold War (disambiguation). "Cold warrior" redirects here. For other uses, see Cold warrior (disambiguation). Cold-WarCold War (1947–1991)
Apr 26th 2017



Peloponnesian War
"Athenian War" redirects here. For the earlier war beginning in 460 BC, see First Peloponnesian War. For the book by the Greek historian Thucydides, see
Apr 18th 2017



Gulf War
War, First Gulf War, Gulf War I, Kuwait War, First Iraq War, or Iraq War before the term "Iraq War" became identified instead with the 2003 Iraq War (also
Apr 28th 2017



World War III
"Third World War" redirects here. For the band, see Third World War (band). For other uses, see World War III (disambiguation). World War III (WWIII or
Apr 29th 2017



American Civil War
The American Civil War was an internal conflict fought in the United-StatesUnited States (U.S.) from 1861 to 1865. The Union (i.e., The United-StatesUnited States) faced secessionists
Apr 19th 2017



World War I
War-One">World War One (disambiguation) and WarWar Great War (disambiguation). War-I">World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the War First World War, the WarWar Great War, or the War to
Apr 28th 2017



War of 1812
Anglo-War American War of 1812 to 1815. For the Franco-RussianRussian conflict, see French invasion of Russia. For other uses of this term, see War of 1812 (disambiguation)
Apr 25th 2017



Civil war
see Civil war (disambiguation). For specific wars, see List of civil wars, American Civil War, English Civil War, and Spanish Civil War. "Civil conflict"
Apr 25th 2017



Crimean War
For other uses, see Crimean War (disambiguation). The Crimean War (French: Guerre de Crimee; Russian: Крымская война, KrymskayaKrymskaya voina; Turkish: Kırım
Apr 22nd 2017



World War II
Second World War" and "II WWII" redirect here. For other uses, see The Second World War (disambiguation) and II WWII (disambiguation). World War II (often abbreviated
Apr 29th 2017



War crime
"War Crimes" redirects here. For the West Wing episode, see War Crimes (The West Wing). For the 2005 film, see War Crimes (film). A war crime is
Apr 27th 2017



Prisoner of war
(disambiguation) and PrisonerPrisoner of war (disambiguation). A prisoner of war (POWPOW, PoWPoW, PWPW, P/W, WP, PsW, enemy prisoner of war (EPWPW) or "missing-captured")
Apr 29th 2017



Korean War
other conflicts and wars involving Korea, see List of Korean battles. For the ongoing conflict, see Korean conflict. The Korean War (in South Korean Hangul: 한국전쟁;
Apr 29th 2017



Phoney War
The Phoney War (French: Drole de guerre; German: Sitzkrieg) was an eight-month period at the start of World War II, during which there were no major military
Apr 26th 2017



War correspondent
A war correspondent is a journalist who covers stories firsthand from a war zone. They were also called special correspondents in the 19th century.
Apr 6th 2017



Religious war
European wars of religion. For the EP by Subhumans, see Religious Wars (EP). A religious war or holy war (Latin: bellum sacrum) is a war primarily
Apr 28th 2017



Austro-Prussian War
Austro-Prussian-WarPrussian War or War Seven Weeks' War (also known as the War Unification War, PrussianWar German War, War German Civil War, War of 1866, Brothers War, or Fraternal War, and
Apr 24th 2017



Mexican–American War
The MexicanAmerican War, also known as the Mexican War, the U.S.–Mexican War, the U.S.–Mexico-WarMexico War or the Invasion of Mexico[dubious – discuss] (Spanish:
Apr 29th 2017



Bosnian War
Bosnian-War">The Bosnian War was an international armed conflict that took place in Bosnia and Herzegovina between 1992 and 1995. Following a number of violent incidents
Apr 25th 2017



Declaration of war
other uses, see Declaration of war (disambiguation). A declaration of war is a formal act by which one state goes to war against another. The declaration
Mar 13th 2017



The war to end war
see War to End All Wars (album). "The war to end war" (sometimes called "The war to end all wars") was a term for the First World War of 1914–1918
Apr 23rd 2017



Gears of War
game in the franchise, see Gears of War (video game). For other uses, see Gears of War (disambiguation). Gears of War is a video game franchise created
Apr 16th 2017



Winter War
For other uses, see Winter War (disambiguation). The Winter War (Finnish: talvisota, Swedish: vinterkriget, Russian: Зи́мняя война́, tr. Zimnyaya voyna)
Apr 29th 2017



War Office
about the former War-Office">British War Office. For use of this term in the United States, see United States Department of War. The War Office was a department
Mar 26th 2017



Pacific War
Pacific theatres of War-II">World War II. For other uses, see Pacific War (disambiguation). "War in the Pacific" redirects here. For the war between Chile, Bolivia
Apr 29th 2017



Law of war
law of war is a legal term of art that refers to the aspect of public international law concerning acceptable justifications to engage in war (jus ad
Apr 19th 2017



Hundred Years' War
The Hundred Years' War was a series of conflicts waged from 1337 to 1453 by the House of Plantagenet, rulers of the Kingdom of England, against the House
Apr 27th 2017



Post-war
Post-War. For the 2005 Tony Judt book, see Postwar (book). A post-war period or postwar period is the interval immediately following the end of a war
Mar 6th 2017



Spanish–American War
Spanish The SpanishAmerican War (Spanish: Guerra hispano-estadounidense or Guerra hispano-americana; Filipino: Digmaang Espanyol-Amerikano) was a conflict fought
Apr 23rd 2017



Paraguayan War
Paraguayan-War The Paraguayan War, also known as the War of the Triple Alliance and the Great War in Paraguay, was a South American war fought from 1864 to 1870 between
Apr 26th 2017



American Revolutionary War
"Revolutionary War" redirects here. For other uses, see Revolutionary War (disambiguation). This article is about military actions only. For political
Apr 29th 2017



Tug of war
see Tug of war (disambiguation). Tug of war (also known as war of tug, tug o' war, tug war, rope war, rope pulling, tug rope or tugging war) is a sport
Apr 19th 2017



Russo-Japanese War
The Russo-Japanese-WarJapanese War (Russian: Русско-японская война, Russko-yaponskaya voina; Japanese: 日露戦争 Nichirosensō; 1904–05) was fought between the Russian
Apr 26th 2017



Kurukshetra War
The-Kurukshetra-WarThe Kurukshetra War, also called the Mahabharata-WarMahabharata War, is a war described in the Indian epic Mahabharata. The conflict arose from a dynastic succession
Apr 23rd 2017



Iraq War
the war that started in 2003 and ended in 2011. For the initial invasion, see 2003 invasion of Iraq. For the ongoing war in Iraq, see Iraqi Civil War (2014–present)
Apr 27th 2017



War poet
A war poet is usually defined as a poet who participates in a war and writes about his experiences. While the term is applied especially to those who
Apr 12th 2017



War memorial
A war memorial is a building, monument, statue or other edifice to celebrate a war or victory, or (predominating in modern times) to commemorate those
Feb 20th 2017



Kargil War
Kargil-War">The Kargil War (Hindi: करगिल युद्ध, kargil yuddh, Urdu: کرگل جنگ ‎ kargil jang), also known as the Kargil conflict,[note (I)] was an armed conflict between
Apr 13th 2017



French and Indian War
Indian Wars. The-FrenchThe French and Indian War (1754–1763) comprised the North American theater of the worldwide Seven Years' War of 1754–63. The war pitted
Apr 17th 2017



Just war theory
"Just war" redirects here. For the 1996 science fiction novel, see Just War (Doctor Who). Just war theory (Latin: jus bellum iustum) is a doctrine, also
Apr 29th 2017



Continuation War
Continuation War began shortly after the end of the Winter War, which was also fought between Finland and the Soviet Union. In the Soviet Union, the war was considered
Apr 27th 2017



Anti-war movement
An anti-war movement (also antiwar) is a social movement, usually in opposition to a particular nation's decision to start or carry on an armed conflict
Apr 29th 2017



Algerian War
Not to be confused with Algerian Civil War. The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Arabic: الثورة
Apr 22nd 2017



War on Terror
uses, see War on Terror (disambiguation). The War on Terror (WoT), also known as the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), is a metaphor of war referring to
Apr 28th 2017



Quasi-War
Quasi The Quasi-War (French: Quasi-guerre) was an undeclared war fought almost entirely at sea between the United States of America and the French Republic from
Apr 19th 2017





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