List of invasions

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This is a list of invasions ordered by date. An invasion is a military action consisting of armed forces of one geopolitical entity entering territory controlled by another such entity.

2000 – present[edit]

Invasion Invading forces Counter-invasion forces
2014 intervention in Ukraine  Russia  Ukraine
2012 invasion of Sudan  South Sudan  Sudan
2008 invasion of Gaza  Israel Palestinian territories Gaza
2008 invasion of Georgia  Russia
 South Ossetia
 Abkhazia
 Georgia
2008 invasion of Anjouan  Comoros
 Sudan
 Tanzania
 Senegal
 Anjouan
2006 invasion of Somalia  Ethiopia  Somalia
2006 invasion of Lebanon  Israel  Lebanon
2006 invasion of DR Congo  Uganda  DR Congo
2003 invasion of DR Congo  Rwanda  DR Congo
2003 invasion of Iraq  United States
 United Kingdom
 Denmark
 Australia
 Poland
Iraq
2001 invasion of Afghanistan  United States
 United Kingdom
 Australia
Afghanistan

1946 – 1999[edit]

Invasion Invading forces Counter-invasion forces
1998 invasion of Ethiopia  Eritrea  Ethiopia
1994 invasion of Haiti  United States
 Poland
 Argentina
 Haiti
1991 invasion of Iraq  United States
 Saudi Arabia
 United Kingdom
 Egypt
Iraq
1990 invasion of Kuwait Iraq  Kuwait
1989 invasion of Panama  United States  Panama
1988 invasion of Spratly Islands  China  Vietnam
1983 invasion of Grenada  United States  Grenada
1982 invasion of Lebanon  Israel  Lebanon
1982 invasion of Falkland Islands  Argentina  United Kingdom
1980 invasion of Iran Iraq  Iran
1979 invasion of Afghanistan  Soviet Union Afghanistan
1979 invasion of Thailand  Vietnam  Thailand
1979 invasion of Vietnam  China  Vietnam
1979 invasion of Uganda  Tanzania  Uganda
1978 invasion of Cambodia  Vietnam Cambodia
1978 invasion of Tanzania  Uganda  Tanzania
1978 invasion of Lebanon  Israel  Lebanon
1977 invasion of Ethiopia  Somalia Ethiopia
1976 invasion of Paracel Islands  Vietnam  China
1975 invasion of East Timor  Indonesia  East Timor
1975 invasion of Spanish Sahara  Morocco  Spain
1975 invasion of Poulo Wai  Vietnam Cambodia
1975 invasion of South Vietnam  North Vietnam  South Vietnam
1974 invasion of Cyprus  Turkey  Cyprus
1974 invasion of Paracel Islands  China  Vietnam
1973 Invasion of Israel  Egypt
 Syria
 Israel
1972 invasion of South Vietnam  North Vietnam  South Vietnam
1971 invasion of East Pakistan  India  Pakistan
1970 invasion of Cambodia  North Vietnam Cambodia Khmer Republic
1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia Soviet Union Soviet Union
Bulgaria Bulgaria
Hungary Hungary
Poland Poland
Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
1968 invasion of South Vietnam  North Vietnam  South Vietnam
1967 invasions of Biafra  Nigeria  Biafra
1967 invasions of Biafra  Biafra  Nigeria
1967 invasion of Egypt  Israel  Egypt
1967 invasion Syria  Israel  Syria
1967 invasion of Jordan  Israel  Jordan
1965 invasion of Pakistan  India  Pakistan
1965 invasion of India  Pakistan  India
1965 invasion of Dominica  United States  Dominican Republic
1964 invasion of the Enclave Kokkina  Greece
 Cyprus
 Turkey
1962 invasion of India  China  India
1961 invasion of New Guinea  Indonesia  Netherlands
1961 invasion of Goa  India  Portugal
1961 invasion of Cuba  United States  Cuba
1958 invasion of Laos  North Vietnam  Laos
1956 invasion of Hungary  Soviet Union  Hungary
1956 invasion of Egypt  France
 United Kingdom
 Israel
 Egypt
1951 invasion of North Korea  United States
 South Korea
 North Korea
1951 invasion of South Korea  China
 North Korea
 South Korea
1950 invasion of North Korea  United States
 South Korea
 North Korea
1950 invasion of South Korea  North Korea  South Korea
1950 invasion of Tibet  China  Tibet
1948 invasion of Israel  Egypt
 Jordan
 Iraq
Syria
 Israel
1947 invasion of Kashmir  Pakistan  India
1946 invasion of Vietnam  France  North Vietnam

World War II (1939–1945)[edit]

See also: Timeline of World War II

1918–1940[edit]

World War I (1914–1918)[edit]

See also: World War I timeline

1800–1915[edit]

Great French War (1792–1815)[edit]

See also: French Revolutionary Wars, Napoleonic Wars

1700–1792[edit]

1600–1699[edit]

1500–1599[edit]

1300–1499[edit]

Timurid invasions[edit]

1200–1299[edit]

Mongol invasions[edit]

900 – 1199[edit]

Before 900[edit]

Approx between 4000 BC and 3000 BC: Invasions of Aryans into the Indian Subcontinent

Muslim conquests[edit]


Punic Wars[edit]


Macedonian invasions[edit]


Peloponnesian War[edit]

431–404 BC multiple invasions of Athens and allies by Sparta and allies; multiple invasions of Spartan allies by Athens and allies

Persian Invasions of Greece[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/9159/Battle-of-Agincourt