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A list of world's civil wars.

Category: History

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The American Civil War, widely known as simply the Civil War in the United States as well as other sectional names, was fought from 1861 to 1865. Seven Southern slave states individually declared ...

Domain: History; Category: American history

The Wars of the Roses were a series of dynastic wars for the throne of England. They were fought between supporters of two rival branches of the royal House of Plantagenet, the houses of Lancaster ...

Domain: History; Category: British history

A civil war is a war between organized groups within the same state or republic, or, less commonly, between two countries created from a formerly united state. The aim of one side may be to take ...

Domain: History; Category: World history

The Toggenburg War, also known as the Second War of Villmergen, was a Swiss civil war during the Old Swiss Confederacy, that took place from 12 April until 11 August 1712. On the one hand there were ...

Domain: History; Category: European history

The Civil War in Tajikistan (Tajik: Ҷанги шаҳрвандии Тоҷикистон) began in May 1992 when ethnic groups from the Garm and Gorno-Badakhshan regions, which were underrepresented in the ruling elite, rose ...

Domain: History; Category: World history

The Somali Civil War is an ongoing civil war taking place in Somalia. It grew out of resistance to the Siad Barre regime during the 1980s. By 1988–90, the Somali Armed Forces began engaging various ...

Domain: History; Category: African history

The Syrian Civil War is an armed conflict taking place in Syria. The unrest began in March 2011 with nationwide protests against president Bashar al-Assad's government, whose forces responded ...

Domain: History; Category: Middle eastern history

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