List of wars between Russia and Sweden

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Wars between Russia and Sweden have been recorded since as early as the 12th century. These conflicts include:

War Notes
Swedish–Novgorodian Wars A series of conflicts in the 12th and 13th centuries.
Russo-Swedish War (1495–97) Result of an alliance between Ivan III of Russia and Hans of Denmark.
Russo-Swedish War (1554–57) Prelude to the Livonian War.
Livonian War (1558–82) Fought for control of Old Livonia in the territory of present-day Estonia and Latvia.
Russo-Swedish War (1590–95) Instigated by Boris Godunov in the hope of gaining the territory of the Duchy of Estonia.
Ingrian War (1610-17) Including an attempt to put a Swedish duke on the Russian throne.
Russo-Swedish War (1656–58) Part of the Second Northern War.
Great Northern War (1700–21) conflict in which a coalition led by the Tsardom of Russia successfully contested the supremacy of the Swedish Empire in northern Central Europe and Eastern Europe.
Russo-Swedish War (1741–43) Also known as the Hats' Russian War.
Russo-Swedish War (1788–90) known as Gustav III's Russian War in Sweden, and Catherine II's Swedish War in Russia.
Finnish War (1808–1809) .


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