List of Wars 1945 – 1949

Home List of Wars 1945 – 1949

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FinishName of conflictBelligerents
Victorious party (if applicable)

Defeated party (if applicable)

8 May 19451950Crusader insurgency SFR YugoslaviaCrusaders
22 October 19479 January 1949Indo-Pakistani War of 1947–1948 India Pakistan
194519451945 Khuzestan revolt[1]
November 1945Spring 19461945 Hazara Rebellion Kingdom of AfghanistanHazara rebels under Ebrāhim Beg
15 August 1945Ongoing

[Stalemate in 1953]

Korean conflict UN Command:

·          South Korea

·          United States

·          United Kingdom

·          Australia

·          Belgium

·          Canada

·          France

·          Philippines

·          Colombia

·          Ethiopia

·          Greece

·          Luxembourg

·          Netherlands

·          New Zealand

·          South Africa

·          Thailand

·          Turkey

Medical support[show]

·          North Korea

·          China

·          Soviet Union

Medical support[show]

17 August 194527 December 1949Indonesian National Revolution Indonesia Netherlands
United Kingdom (until 1946)
Japan (until 1946)
15 November 194515 December 1946Iran crisis of 1946 Iran

Supported by:

United States

United Kingdom

 Republic of Mahabad
Azerbaijan People’s RepublicSupported by:

Soviet Union

30 March 194616 October 1949Greek Civil War Kingdom of Greece

·          Hellenic Army

Supported by:

United States (from 1947)

United Kingdom (until 1947)

 Provisional Democratic Government

·          Democratic Army of Greece

NOF partisans

Supported by:

Yugoslavia

Bulgaria

Albania

Soviet Union (until 1947)

4 July 194617 May 1954Hukbalahap rebellion (post-WWII) Philippines

Supported by:

United States

 Hukbalahap
September 1946November 1946Autumn Uprising of 1946 in Korea United States Army Military Government in KoreaPeasant rebels
October 1946October 1946Punnapra-Vayalar uprising Travancore: Kingdom of TravancoreLaborers in Punnapra and Vayalar
Communist Party of India
19 December 19461 August 1954First Indochina War
Indochina Wars
 Viet Minh
Pathet Lao
Khmer Issarak
United Issarak FrontJapanese holdouts

Supported by:

Soviet Union
China

East Germany

Poland

 French Union

French Fourth Republic

State of Vietnam

Cambodia

Kingdom of Laos

Supported by:

United States

7 March 194720 August 1947Paraguayan Civil War (1947) Paraguayan Government
Military of Paraguay
Colorado Party
 Liberal Party
PRF
PCP
June 1947October 19471947 Poonch RebellionPeople of Poonch and Mirpur; Muslim Conference

Supported by:
Pakistan

Maharaja Hari Singh and his Dogra forces
19471947Integration of Junagadh India Junagadh
19471962Romanian anti-communist resistance movement Romania

Supported by:

Soviet Union

 Anti-communist rebels
22 October 19475 January 1949Indo-Pakistani War of 1947
29 March 1947November 1948Malagasy Uprising FranceMalagasy rebels
29 November 194714 May 19481947–48 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine
Part of the 1948 Palestine war
 Jews of Palestine

·         Haganah

·         Irgun

·         Lehi

 Arabs of Palestine

·         Army of the Holy War

·         Arab Liberation Army

1948[4] or 1947[5]1949Safi Rebellion[4][5] Kingdom of AfghanistanSafi rebels
20 February 194825 February 19481948 Czechoslovak coup d’état Communist Party of Czechoslovakia

Supported by:

Soviet Union

 Czechoslovak government
12 March 194824 April 1948Costa Rican Civil War National Liberation Army Government of Costa Rica
2 April 1948OngoingInternal conflict in Burma Union government (1948–1962)

·         AFPFL

Military governments (1962–2011)

·          BSPP (1962–1988)

·          SPDC (1988–2011)

Current government (since 2011)

·          USDP (since 2011)

DKBA (1994–2010)

Anti-government factions:

KNU (since 1949)

·          KNLA

·          DKBA (since 2010)

Mujahideen
Communist Party (1948–1988)

·          Red flags (1948–1978)

MNDAA (since 1989)
NDAA (since 1989)
SSA (since 1988)

·          SSAS

·          SSAN

SSNA (1995–2005)  WNA (1975–1988)
UWSP (since 1988)

·          UWSA

KIO (since 1961)

·          KIA

PNO (1949–1991)
MTA (1985–1996)
God’s Army (1997–2006)
ABSDF (Since 1980s)
SSVF (1967–1980)
RNA (since 1998)

TNLA (since 1992)

Supported by:
ROC (1948–1980s)
Thailand
Indonesia
United States
PRC

3 April 1948May 1949Jeju uprising South KoreaWorkers’ Party of South Korea
9 April 19481958La Violencia Government of Colombia

Conservative Party

 Liberal Party
14 May 194810 March 19491948 Arab–Israeli War
Part of the Arab–Israeli conflict
 Israel Egypt
Iraq
Transjordan
Syria
HWA
Arab Liberation Army
Lebanon
Saudi Arabia
YemenForeign volunteers:
Muslim Brotherhood
Pakistan
Sudan
16 June 194812 July 1960Malayan Emergency United Kingdom

Federation of Malaya

Southern Rhodesia
Fiji

King’s African Rifles

Australia
New Zealand
Nepali Gurkhas

Supported by:

Thailand

 CPM
MRLASupported by:

Soviet Union
China

Indonesia

North Vietnam (from 1954)

Viet Minh (from 1954)

13 September 194818 September 1948Operation Polo India Royal State of Hyderabad
18 September 1948October 1948Madiun Affair
Part of the Indonesian National Revolution
 IndonesiaPeople’s Democratic Front
Indonesian Socialist Party
September 1948October 1948Yeosu–Suncheon rebellion South KoreaCommunist Rebels
194825 June 1950Pre-Korean War insurgency[6] South KoreaAnti-government insurgents

Pro-North Korean rebels

194919491949 Hazara Rebellion Kingdom of AfghanistanHazara rebels under Qurban Zawar
194929 October 1956Palestinian Fedayeen insurgency
Part of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict
 Israel Palestinian Fedayeen

Supported by:

Egypt

Jordan

Syria

26 February 1949Palace Rebellion ThailandSupporters of Pridi Phanomyong
19491951Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Central and Southern China People’s Republic of China National Revolutionary Army
7 August 19491965Darul Islam Insurgency
Part of the Indonesian National Revolution
 Indonesia
Netherlands
 Darul Islam
1949OngoingAfghanistan–Pakistan skirmishes Pakistan

Supported by:
China

 Afghanistan

Supported by:
India

 

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