List of Wars 1920 – 1929

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FinishName of ConflictBelligerents
Victorious party (if applicable)

Defeated party (if applicable)

19201920Franco-Syrian War France
French Syria
 Syrian rebels
192019201920 uprising in Afghanistan[64] AfghanistanSafi regiment
19201920Misurata-Warfalla War[65]Warfallan tribesmen Tripolitanian Republic
19201920Husino rebellion Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and SlovenesBosnian miners
192019201920 Iraqi Revolt British EmpireIraqi rebels
19201920Vlora War Principality of Albania Kingdom of Italy
192019221920–1922 Jabal al-Gharbi civil warTribal fightersTribal fighters
19201920Polish–Lithuanian War
Part of the Lithuanian Wars of Independence
 Poland Lithuania
19201920Kapp Putsch Weimar RepublicFar-right Freikorps
19201920Ruhr Uprising Weimar Republic
Freikorps
 Red Ruhr Army
19201920Second Silesian Uprising
Part of the Silesian Uprisings
 Weimar Republic German civil government and police of Upper Silesia
192019201920 Georgian coup attempt Democratic Republic of Georgia Georgian Bolsheviks
19201920May Uprising First Republic of Armenia
Armenian Revolutionary Federation
 Armenian Bolsheviks
Muslims of Armenia
19201920Turkish–Armenian War
Part of the Turkish War of Independence
 Turkish National Movement
Russian SFSR
 First Republic of Armenia
19201920Zhili–Anhui War Zhili clique
Fengtian clique
 Anhui clique
19201920Second Pechenga expedition Russian SFSR
Finnish Red Guards
Murmansk Legion
 Finnish volunteers
19201921Guangdong–Guangxi War Old Guangxi clique Chinese Revolutionary Party
19201921Dagestan Uprising
Part of the Russian Civil War
 Russian SFSRDagestani rebels
19201926Rif War France

Spain

 Rif Republic
192019201920 Upper Asir conflict[48]Rebel tribes

Sultanate of Nejd

 Sheikdom of Upper Asir
192119211921 Khorosan rebellion[66] Iran Autonomous Government of Khorasan
19211921Kurdish uprising of Autumn 1921[45] TurkeyAnti-Kemalist Kurdish rebels
19211921Waziristan campaign (1921–1924) British Empire

·          India

 Waziristan
19211921Anti-fascist uprising in Albona Kingdom of Italy Albona Republic
19211921Red Army invasion of Georgia
Part of the Russian Civil War
 Russian SFSR
Turkey
 Democratic Republic of Georgia
19211921Kronstadt rebellion
Part of the Russian Civil War
 Russian SFSR Anarchist sailors
19211921February Uprising
Part of the Russian Civil War
 Revolutionary committee (Revkom) of Armenia Armenian Revolutionary Federation
19211921Coto WarCosta RicaPanama
19211921Battle of Mountainous Armenia
Part of the Russian Civil War
 Armenia Russian SFSR
Turkey
Azerbaijan SSR
19211921March Action Weimar RepublicCommunist Party of Germany
Communist Workers’ Party of Germany
19211921Third Silesian Uprising
Part of the Silesian Uprisings
 Weimar Republic Silesian rebels

Poland

19211921Mongolian Revolution of 1921
Part of Russian Civil War
Mongolian Communists
Russian SFSR
 Bogd Khaanate
White Guards
19211921Charles I of Austria’s attempts to retake the throne of HungaryRegentistsLoyalists
19211921Uprising in West Hungary Austria
Hungary
 Rongyos Gárda
Lajtabánság
Bosnian and Albanian Muslim volunteers
19211921Malabar rebellion British EmpireKhilafat Movement
192119211921 Persian coup d’etat Persian Cossack Brigade Iranian Qajar police
Jangalis
Simko Kurdish rebels
Colonel Pesian‘s forces
supported by:
Soviet Union
19211921Conquest of Ha’il Sultanate of Nejd Emirate of Ha’il
19211922East Karelian Uprising and Soviet–Finnish conflict 1921–22
Part of Russian Civil War
 Russian SFSRFinnish and East Karelian rebels
19211922Rand Rebellion Union of South AfricaMiners
South African Communist Party
Syndicalists
19211923Kura Rebellion United Kingdom
Emir Abdullah
 Sheikh Kulaib
19211921Ikhwan attack on Najran[67] Ikhwan Principality of Najran
1922192218 of the Copacabana Fort revolt First Brazilian RepublicTenentista movement
192219221922 bombardment of Yemen[68] British Empire

·          British RAF

 Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
19221924Ikhwan raids on Transjordan British RAF

Pro-Hashemite tribesmen:[69]

·         Adwan

·         Ajarma

·         Abbad

·         Bani Hasan

·         Bani Hamaida

·         Bani Sakhr

·         Hadid

Ikhwan (‘Utaybah tribe)
19221922Bondelswarts Rebellion Union of South Africa

·         South West Africa

Bondelswarts
19221922San rebellion[10] Union of South AfricaSan rebels
192219221922 Uukwambi revolt[10] Union of South AfricaUukwambi rebels
19221922First Zhili–Fengtian War Zhili cliqueFengtian clique
19221924Rampa Rebellion of 1922 British Empire

·          British Raj

Rebel forces loyal to Alluri Sitarama Raju
1922192211 September 1922 RevolutionVenizelist rebels Kingdom of Greece
19221923Irish Civil War Pro-treaty forces Anti-treaty forces
19221923Paraguayan Civil War (1922) Gondrists Schaererists
19221924Sheikh Khazal rebellion

Part of the Arab separatism in Khuzestan

 Sublime State of Persia Sheikhdom of Mohammerah
Bakhtiari Tribesmen
19221924Second Barzanji Revolt British Empire
Kingdom of Iraq (British administration)
 Kingdom of Kurdistan
19221927Tenente revolts First Brazilian RepublicTenentismo
Brazilian Communist Party
192319231923 Aden Protectorate uprising[68] British Empire

·          British RAF

·         Aden Protectorate

Rebel tribes:

·         Makhdumi

·         Mansuri

19231923Alizai rebellion of 1923 Emirate of AfghanistanAlizai
19231923Corfu incident Kingdom of Italy Kingdom of Greece
19231923Guna revolution [es] Panama Guna rebels
19231923De la Huerta Rebellion [es][70][71] Mexican governmentForces loyal to Adolfo de la Huerta
19231923June Uprising Bulgaria
IMRO
Shpitskomandi
 Bulgarian Communist Party
Bulgarian Agrarian National Union
Anarchists
19231923Leonardopoulos–Gargalidis coup d’état attempt Kingdom of GreeceMonarchist rebels
19231923Adwan Rebellion United Kingdom
Emir Abdullah‘s forces
Hashemite allied tribesmen
 Sultan al-Adwan‘s forces
19231923Posey War United StatesUte
Paiute
19231923Hamburg Uprising Weimar RepublicCommunist Party of Germany
19231923Beer Hall Putsch Weimar Republic Nazi Party
19231923Klaipėda Revolt Lithuania French Third Republic
19231923September Uprising Bulgaria
IMRO
Shpitskomandi
 Bulgarian Communist Party
Bulgarian Agrarian National Union
Anarchists
19231932Pacification of Libya Kingdom of Italy Senussi Order
1923OngoingArab separatism in Khuzestan Sublime State of Iran (1922–1924)
Imperial State of Iran (1925–1979)
Islamic Republic of Iran (1979–present)
 Sheikhdom of Mohammerah (1922–1924)
DRFLA (1979–1980)
APCO[citation needed]
PFLA[citation needed]
AFLA[citation needed]
ASMLA
Iranian Arab protesters
19241925Chechen uprising of 1924[72] Soviet UnionChechen rebels
19241925Turkoman Rebellion in Eastern Iran[73] Sublime State of PersiaTurkmen rebels
19241924Paulista Revolt of 1924 First Brazilian RepublicTenentista movement
19241924Beytussebab rebellion TurkeyKurdish rebels
19241924Zazejskie uprising [ru] Soviet UnionRebels
19241924Second Honduran Civil War [es]Rebels Honduras
19241925Khost rebellion (1924–1925) Emirate of Afghanistan

Allied tribes:

·         Khogyani

·         Shinwari

Rebel tribes

·         Mangal

·         Alikhel

·         Sulaimankhel

·         Jaji[74]

·         Jadran[75]

·         Ahmadzai[76]

192419281924–1928 Saqqawist insurgency in Afghanistan

Escalated into the Afghan Civil War

 Saqqawists Emirate of Afghanistan
19241924Vaalgras revolt[10] Union of South AfricaVaalgras
19241924August Uprising Soviet Union Committee for Independence of Georgia
19241925Tungus uprising [ru] Soviet Union Tungus Republic
19241924June RevolutionFaction of Fan NoliPrincipality of Albania
192419241924 Estonian coup d’état attempt EstoniaComintern
19241924Tatarbunary uprising Romania Soviet Union
19241925Saudi conquest of Hejaz Sultanate of Nejd
British Empire
 Kingdom of Hejaz
19241924Nestorian rebellion TurkeyNestorians
19241924Second Zhili–Fengtian WarFengtian clique Zhili clique
19241926Third Yemeni–Asiri War[48] Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen Idrisid Emirate of Asir
19241924First Asiri Civil War[48] Idrisid Emirate of Asir

(Sayyid Ali ibn Muhammad al-Idrisi loyalists)

Rebels led by Mustafa
192519251925 Aden Protectorate uprising[68] British Empire

·         Royal Air Force

·         British Army

·         Aden Protectorate

Hukais tribe
192519251925 Rehoboth Basters rebellion[10] Union of South AfricaRehoboth Basters
19251925Incident at Petrich Kingdom of Bulgaria Kingdom of Greece
19251925Sheikh Said rebellion TurkeyKurdish tribesmen
19251925Pink’s War United KingdomMahsud tribesmen
19251925Raçkotan and Raman pacifying operations[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19251937Sason rebellion[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19251929Zaraniq rebellion (1925–1929) Mutawakkilite Kingdom of YemenZaraniq tribe

Supported by:

·          Kingdom of Hejaz and Nejd

·          United Kingdom

19251927Great Syrian Revolt France Syrian rebels
19251926Anti-Fengtian WarFengtian clique
Zhili clique (from February 1918)
 Guominjun
Zhili clique (until February 1918)
19251926Urtatagai conflict Soviet Union Emirate of Afghanistan
19251926Second Asiri Civil war[48]Rebels led by Sayyid al-Hasan ibn Ali al-Idrisial-Hasani

Supported by:

Sultanate of Nejd

 Idrisid Emirate of Asir

(Sayyid Ali ibn Muhammad al-Idrisi loyalists)

19261926Asiri tribal revolts of 1926[48] Idrisid Emirate of AsirRebel tribes
19261927Tarimese Civil War[78]Government of the Sultanate of Tarim

·         “The League”

Kathiri

Tamimi rebels
192619261926 Simko Shikak revolt Pahlavi IranShikak tribesmen

Herki tribesmen

Begzadeh tribesmen

19261927Nicaraguan civil war (1926-1927)Nicaraguan Conservatives (government)Nicaraguan Liberals (rebels)
19261928Northern Expedition Republic of China Beiyang Government
19261929Cristero War Mexico Cristeros
192619261926 Communist Revolt in Indonesia Dutch Empire Communist Party of Indonesia
192719271927 Nuer uprising[1]
19271930Ararat rebellion Turkey Republic of Ararat
19271930Ikhwan Revolt Ibn Saud
United KingdomKuwait
 Ikhwan
19271927Koçuşaği rebellion[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19271927Mutki rebellion[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19271927Bicar suppression[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19271927Ikhwan raid on Busayya

Part of the Ikhwan revolt

 Ikhwan Iraqi Police force
19271950Chinese Civil War Communist Party of China
After 1949:
People’s Republic of China
 Nationalist Party of China
Republic of China
After 1949:
Republic of China on Taiwan
19281935Persian conquest of West Baluchistan[79][80][81][82] Sublime State of PersiaWest Baluchistan
19281932Hamed bin Rafda’s rebellion [ar] Ibn SaudRebels loyal to Hamed bin Rafda
19281928Haji Abdul Rahman Limbong‘s rebellion British Empire

·          North Borneo

Rebels
19281928Battle of Al-Regeai Kuwait Ikhwan
19281929Afghan Civil War (1928–1929) Amānullāh Khān
(Until 14 January 1929)Inayatullah Khan
(14-17 January 1929)

Ali Ahmad Khan
(17 January – 9 February 1929)

Various anti-Saqqawist tribes

·         Wardak

·         Maydan

·         Jalriz

·         Sanglakh

Mohammed Nādir Khān
(March–October 1929)

Intervening against Basmachi:
Soviet Union[83]

Shinwari tribesmen
(14 November–December 1928)Saqqawists
(November 1928 – 17 January 1929)

Emirate of Afghanistan
(18 January – 13 October 1929)
In cooperation with:
Basmachi
(1929)

19281931Kongo-Wara rebellion FranceGbaya rebels
192919291929 Aden protectorate uprising[68] British Empire

·          Royal Air Force

·         Aden Protectorate

Subayhi tribe
19291932Aday rebellion (1929—1932) [ru] Soviet UnionRebels
19291929Escobar Rebellion MexicoEscobar rebels
192919291929 Basmachi border raids on the Soviet Union Soviet Union Basmachi
19291929Chiang-Gui War Republic of China New Guangxi Clique
19291929Afghan campaign of the Red Army (1929) Soviet Union Basmachi
19291929Sino-Soviet conflict (1929) Soviet Union Republic of China
19291929Batpakkarinskoe uprising [ru] Soviet UnionRebels
19291929Bostandyk uprising [ru] Soviet UnionRebels
19291930Alakat Uprising [ru] Soviet UnionRebels
19291929Asi Resul rebellion[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19291929Tendürük rebellion[77] TurkeyKurdish rebels
19291931Anti-Saqqawist campaigns in Kuhdaman and Herat Kingdom of Afghanistan Saqqawists
19291930Women’s WarIgbo Women of Owerri and Calabar ProvincesWarrant Chiefs
British Colonial Forces
19291929Antananarivo uprising[9] France

·          Colony of Madagascar and Dependencies

Rebels
19291929Persian tribal uprisings of 1929 Sublime State of PersiaQashqaiKhamsehBuyir Ahmadi and Bakhtiari rebels
19291929Nejd Civil War[84] Kingdom of Hejaz and NejdRebels

 

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