List of wars involving the People's Republic of China

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The following is a List of wars and conflicts involving the People's Republic of China.

War People's Republic of China and allies Opponents Result
Chinese Civil War
(1927–1950)[1]
Communist Party Nationalist China Victory (to the Communist Party)
Battle of Chamdo
(1950)
 China Tibet Tibet Victory
  • Incorporation of Tibet into the PRC.
Korean War
(1950–1953)
 North Korea
 China
 South Korea
 United States
 United Kingdom
 Canada
 Turkey
 Australia
Ethiopian Empire Ethiopia
 Philippines
 New Zealand
 Thailand
Hellenic Kingdom Flag 1935.svg Greece
 France
 Colombia
 Belgium
 South Africa
 Netherlands
Ceasefire
1959 Tibetan Uprising
(1959)
 China Tibet Chushi Gangdruk Victory
  • Uprising suppressed.
Vietnam War
(1960–1975)
Vietnam North Vietnam
Viet Cong Viet Cong
Flag of Democratic Kampuchea.svg Khmer Rouge
Flag of the People's Republic of Kampuchea.svg Khmer Issarak
Laos Pathet Lao
 North Korea
 China
 Soviet Union
Flag of South Vietnam.svg South Vietnam
Flag of the United States (Pantone).svg United States
 South Korea
 Thailand
 Australia
 New Zealand
Flag of Laos (1952-1975).svg Kingdom of Laos
Cambodia Khmer Republic
Victory
Sino-Indian War
(1962)
 China  India Victory
Sino-Vietnamese War
(1979)
 China  Vietnam Both sides claim victory
  • Chinese withdrawal from Vietnam.
Northern Mali War
(2012–present)
 Mali
 France
 Chad
 Nigeria
 Togo
 Sierra Leone
 Burkina Faso
 Ivory Coast
 Niger
 Senegal
 China
 Benin
 Guinea
 Ghana
 Liberia

Mali Ganda Iso
MAA

MNLA

Ansar Dine
MOJWA
AQIM
Boko Haram
Ansar al-Sharia

Ongoing
  • Foreign intervention
  • Suppression of jihadists
  • Treaty between government and Tuareg rebels.

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  1. ^ Although main fighting ceased in 1950, warfare with the Republic of China continued throughout the 1950s and 1960s with the