List of Wars 1960 – 1969

Home List of Wars 1960 – 1969

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FinishName of conflictBelligerents
Victorious party (if applicable)

Defeated party (if applicable)

196019601960 Ethiopian coup attempt Ethiopian EmpireKebur Zabangna
19601961Bajaur Campaign Pakistan Afghanistan
196019611960–61 campaign at the China–Burma border People’s Republic of China
Burma
 National Revolutionary Army
19601965Congo Crisis1960–63:

Republic of the Congo

Supported by:
Soviet Union (1960)

 ONUC[show]

1964–65:
Democratic Republic of the Congo Supported by:
United States
Belgium

1960–63:

Katanga
South Kasai

Supported by:
Belgium
France
Union of South Africa
Rhodesia
1960–62:
Stanleyville government
1964–65:
Simba and Kwilu rebels

Supported by:

·          Soviet Union

·          China

·          Cuba

1960OngoingKatanga insurgency Democratic Republic of the Congo

MONUSCO
Benin
Egypt
Self-defence groups

Mai-Mai Kata Katanga (2011–2016)

Mai Mai Gédéon
CORAK
CPK

FDLR
Mai Mai Yakutumba

19601996Guatemalan Civil War Guatemalan military URNG
1960OngoingSouth Thailand insurgency Thailand National Revolution Front (BRN)
Runda Kumpulan Kecil (RKK)
Pattani Islamic Mujahideen Movement (GMIP)
United Mujahideen Front of Pattani (BBMP)
Islamic Front for the Liberation of Pattani (BIPP)
Patani United Liberation Organisation (PULO)
Jemaah Islamiyah (JI)
BNPPRussia
1960OngoingXinjiang conflict China

·          People’s Police

·          People’s Armed Police

·          People’s Liberation Army

Supported by:
SCO (2001–present)

Armed groups:

·          Turkistan Islamic Party
(1988–present)

·          ETLO
(2000–2003)[citation needed]

Supported by:

List[show]

·         ETPRP
(1968–89)

·         URFET
(1968–89)

·         Various small groups[20]

Supported by:

List[show]

Civilian groups:

·         Uyghurs

·         Han people

·         Hui people[21]

·         Mongol people

19611990Nicaraguan Revolution FSLNContras
Somoza government
19611970First Iraqi–Kurdish War KDP Republic of Iraq
Syrian Arab Republic
19611961Bay of Pigs Invasion Cuba United States
Brigade 2506
19611961Bizerte crisis France Tunisia
19611962French military rebellion in Algeria[22][23]
Part of the Algerian War
 France OAS
19611962Operation Trikora Indonesia Netherlands
19611991Eritrean War of Independence EPLF

ELF

 Ethiopia
Cuba
Soviet Union
South Yemen
19611961Indian annexation of Goa India Portugal
19611975Angolan War of Independence
Part of the Portuguese Colonial War
 FNLA
UNITA
MPLA
FLEC
 Portugal
South Africa
196119611961 revolt in Somalia Somali RepublicRebels
19611961Rebellion of the Pilots
19621964Tuareg rebellion (1962–64) MaliTuareg guerrillas
19621970North Yemen Civil War Yemen Arab Republic
Egypt (until 1967)
 Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
Supported by:
Saudi Arabia
Jordan
United Kingdom
19621962Sino-Indian War China India
19621962Brunei revolt United Kingdom

Brunei
Malaya

 North Borneo Federation

Indonesia

19621990Communist insurgency in Sarawak United Kingdom
Malaysia
 North Kalimantan Communist Party
19621976Dhofar Rebellion Oman
Iran
United Kingdom
Jordan
 DLF (1962–1968)
PFLOAG (1968–1974)
NDFLOAG (1969–1971)
PFLO (1974–1976)
196319631963 Argentine Navy revolt Azules faction (most of the Army and the Air Force) Colorados faction (mainly the Navy)
196319631963 Cuban invasion of Venezuela[24] Venezuela Cuba
19631963Sand War Morocco Algeria
19631963Ramadan Revolution Arab Socialist Ba’ath Party Iraq
Iraqi Communist Party
19631963Ar-Rashid revolt Iraqi GovernmentIraqi Communist Party
Iraqi Army
19631963November 1963 Iraqi coup d’état Nasserist rebels Arab Socialist Ba’ath Party
196319631963 Syrian coup d’état Arab Socialist Ba’ath Party – Syria Region Syria
19631966Indonesia–Malaysia confrontation Malaysia
United Kingdom
Australia
New Zealand
 Indonesia
19631967Shifta War KenyaNorthern Frontier District Liberation Movement
Somalia
19631970Bale revolt Ethiopian EmpireOromo Peasants
Somali Peasants
19631974Guinea-Bissau War of Independence
Part of the Portuguese Colonial War
 PAIGC Portugal
19631967Aden Emergency NLF
FLOSY
 United Kingdom
Federation of South Arabia
196419641964 Ethiopian–Somali Border War Ethiopian Empire Somali Republic
19641964Simba rebellion
Part of the Congo Crisis
 Congo-Léopoldville
Belgium
United States
Simba Rebels
19641979Rhodesian Bush War ZANU
FRELIMO
ZAPU
MK
 Rhodesia
Zimbabwe Rhodesia
19641992FULRO insurgency against Vietnam North Vietnam (1964–1976)
Viet Cong
South Vietnam
Vietnam (after 1976)
 United Front for the Liberation of Oppressed Races
1964PresentColombian conflict (1964–present) Colombia FARC
ELN
EPL
IRAFP
M-19
MOEC
MAQL
ERC
GRA
PRT
19641974Mozambican War of Independence
Part of the Portuguese Colonial War
 FRELIMO Portugal
1964OngoingInsurgency in Northeast India India NSCN
PREPAK
ULFA
ATTF
19641964Zanzibar Revolution Afro-Shirazi Party
Umma Party
 Sultanate of Zanzibar
1965196530 September Movement IndonesiaThirtieth of September Movement
19651965Dominican Civil War(CEFA) Dominican Armed Forces Training Center
(SIM) Dominican Military Intelligence Service
United States
(IAPF) Inter-American Peace Force
 Dominican Armed Forces Constitutionalists
PRD partisans
19651965United States invasion of the Dominican Republic (1965) [es] United States Dominican Republic
19651966American occupation of the Dominican Republic (1965–66) United States
Inter-American Peace Force:
Brazil
Honduras
Paraguay
Nicaragua
Costa Rica
El Salvador
 Dominican Republic
19651965Indo-Pakistani War of 1965
Indo-Pakistani Wars
 India Pakistan
19651983Communist insurgency in Thailand Thailand Communist party of Thailand
19651979Chadian Civil War (1965–79) FROLINAT
GUNT
Libya
 Chad
France
19661967Guerrilha do Caparaó [pt] BrazilRebels
19661977Crisis in French Somaliland[25]Djiboutian nationalists France

·         French Somaliland

19661967Stanleyville mutinies
Part of the Congo Crisis
 DRCKatangan Mercenaries
19661967Ñancahuazú Guerrilla War Bolivia
United States
Ejército de Liberación Nacional
19661969Korean DMZ Conflict
Part of the Korean conflict
 South Korea
United States
 North Korea
19661989South African Border War Angola
Cuba
SWAPO
Zambia
Umkhonto we Sizwe
 South Africa
UNITA
19671967Invasion of Machurucuto Venezuela Cuba
196719671967 China-India border conflicts India China
19671967Six-Day War Israel Egypt
Syria
Jordan
Arab Expeditionary Forces:
Iraq
Saudi Arabia
Morocco
Algeria
Libya
Kuwait
Tunisia
Sudan
PLO
196719681967 Kurdish revolt in Iran IranKurdish tribesmen
19671974Araguaia Guerrilla War Brazilian military government Communist Party of Brazil
19671975Cambodian Civil War National United Front of Kampuchea
Khmer Rouge
North Vietnam
Viet Cong
 Khmer Republic
United States
South Vietnam
19671970Nigerian Civil War Nigeria Biafra
19671970War of Attrition Israel Egypt
Soviet Union
Cuba
PLO
Jordan
Syria
1967OngoingNaxalite–Maoist insurgency India Communist Party of India (Marxist–Leninist) Naxalbari

Communist Party of United States of India
Communist Party of India (Marxist–Leninist) New Democracy
Communist Party of India (Marxist–Leninist) (Mahadev Mukherjee)
Centre of Indian Communists (until 1977)
People’s Liberation Army of Manipur
Tamil Nadu Liberation Army
Purbo Banglar Communist Party

19681989Communist insurgency in Malaysia (1968–89) Malaysia
Thailand
 Malayan Communist Party
19681998The Troubles United Kingdom PIRA
19681982Years of Lead (Italy) ItalyFar-left terrorist

·          Red Brigades

·         Front Line

·         October 22 Group

·         PAC

·         Continuous Struggle

·         PO

·         AO

Far-right terrorist

·          National Vanguard

·         Black Order

·         NAR

·         Third Position

19681968Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia Soviet Union
People’s Republic of Bulgaria
East Germany
People’s Republic of Hungary
People’s Republic of Poland
 Czechoslovak Socialist Republic
1969OngoingCivil conflict in the Philippines Philippines

Support:
United States
Australia
Government of Indonesia
Government of Malaysia

Communists:
Communist Party·          NPA

·          NDF

·         Makabayan

Moro people:

·          MNLF

·          MILF

·          Sulu

Islamists:

·          RSM

·          JI

·          BIFF

1969OngoingInsurgency of the Communist Party of the Philippines Philippines
United States[26]
Anti-communist militia·         Alsa Masa (1986–?)
 CPP
*  NPA
MLPP-RHB [27]
APP [27]
RPA [27]
ABB [27]
CPLA [27]Support:
People’s Republic of China (1969–1976)
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (1980s–2011)
North Korea (Alleged)
Vietnam (1980s)
1969OngoingMoro insurgency in the Philippines Philippines

·          Armed Forces of the Philippines

·         Philippine National Police

Supported by:
United States (advisers)
Australia
Malaysia (since 2001)
Indonesia

IMT:[28][show]

 Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)
Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) (until 2014)
MRLO
Ampatuan militias[29]Former support:
Egypt (to MILF)[30]
Libya (to MNLF)[31][32][33][34]
Malaysia (to MNLF and MILF)[35][36]
Rajah Sulaiman Movement
Khalifa Islamiyah Mindanao[37]

·          Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters

·          Jemaah Islamiyah

·          MILF rogue factions[38]

Other MILF rogue factions

·          Justice for Islamic Movement

Supported by::
al-Qaeda[39]
14K Triad (to ASG)[40]
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant[41]

·          Abu Sayyaf[42][43]

19691969Football War El Salvador Honduras
19691969Al-Wadiah War Saudi Arabia South Yemen
19691969Rupununi Uprising GuyanaRupununi separatists
19691969Sino-Soviet border conflict China Soviet Union
196919691969 Greensboro uprisingAuthorities

·         North Carolina Army National Guard

·         Local Police

Activists

·         Student Organization for Black Unity

·         Student protesters

·         Rioting locals

1969OngoingPapua conflict Indonesia Free Papua Movement

 

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