List of wars involving Georgia (country)

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The following is an incomplete list of wars involving Georgia, by Georgian people or regular armies during periods when independent Georgian states existed, from antiquity to the present day. It also includes wars fought outside of Georgia by Georgian military. The list gives the name, the date, combatants, and the result of these conflicts following this legend:

  Georgian victory
  Georgian defeat
  Another result (e.g. a treaty or peace without a clear result, status quo ante bellum, result of civil or internal conflict, result unknown or indecisive)
  Ongoing conflict

Diaokhi[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
1118-845 BC The intervention of the Assyrian Empire Diauehi Assyria Defeat
845 BC The intervention of the Assyrian Empire Diauehi Assyria Сoncession
790-789 BC Intervention Urartu Diauehi Urartu Defeat

Colchis and Iberia[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
750s BC Absorption Diauehi Colchis Colchis Diauehi Victory
750-742 War with Urartu Colchis Urartu Defeat
720s BC Invasion of the Western Georgian power of Colchis by Scythians and Cimmerians. Colchis Scythia
Cimmeria
Colchis weakened
The middle of the 6th century BC The Persian invasion Colchis Achaemenid Empire Defeat
End of 3rd century BC Unification of Eastern Georgian tribes into the kingdom of Iberia (or Kartli) under Prince Pharnavaz Kingdom of Iberia Seleucid Empire Independence from the Seleucid Empire.
234 BC The revolt of the princes against the king Sauromaces I of Iberia
Durdzuks
The rebels princes Victory
189 BC The war with Armenia Kingdom of Iberia Kingdom of Armenia Defeat
101 BC Pontus invasion Colchis Kingdom of Pontus Defeat
83 BC Rebellion against Pontus Colchis Kingdom of Pontus Defeat
65 BC Pompey's Georgian campaign Kingdom of Iberia Roman Republic Defeat
65 BC Pompey's campaign in Caucasian Albania Kingdom of Iberia
Roman Republic
Caucasian Albania Victory
35 Pharasmanes I of Iberia captured Armenia Kingdom of Iberia Kingdom of Armenia
Parthian Empire
Victory
51 Armenia–Iberia War
Kingdom of Iberia Kingdom of Armenia Victory
58-63 Roman–Parthian War Roman Empire
Kingdom of Iberia
Parthian Empire
Kingdom of Armenia
Compromise
113-117 Roman-Parthian War Roman Empire
Kingdom of Iberia
Caucasian Albania
Parthian Empire
Kingdom of Armenia
Victory
117 Pharasmanes II of Iberia back selected territories by Armenia Kingdom of Iberia Kingdom of Armenia Victory
2nd century The invasion of Alans Kingdom of Iberia Alans Victory
253 The invasion of the Crimean Goths Lazica
Roman Empire
Crimean Goths Victory
363-378 The Persians take control of Iberia Kingdom of Iberia
Roman Empire
Sassanid Empire Defeat
3-4th century Unification of West Georgia under the rule Egrisi Lazica the former principality of Colchis Victory
4th century The invasion of Alans Kingdom of Iberia Alans Victory
451-456 The invasion of Alans Kingdom of Iberia Alans Victory
468 War of Svaneti Kingdom of Iberia Lazica Victory
472 King Vakhtang I Gorgasali's captured Egrisi Kingdom of Iberia
Sassanid Empire
Byzantine Empire Victory
482-502 King Vakhtang I Gorgasali's war of resistance against the Persian invaders in Kartli. Kingdom of Iberia Sassanid Empire Defeat

Early Medieval fragmentation[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
523 The revolt against the Persians Kingdom of Iberia Sassanid Empire Defeat
526-532 Iberian War Byzantine Empire
Kingdom of Iberia
Ghassanids
Sassanid Empire
Lakhmids
Status quo ante bellum
541-562 Lazic War Sassanid Empire
Lazica (541-548)
Byzantine Empire
Lazica (after 548)
Status quo ante bellum
572-591 Byzantine–Sasanian War of 572–591 Byzantine Empire

Principality of Iberia
Mamikonian
Ghassanids
Sasanian supporters of Khosrow II

Sassanid Empire

Lakhmids

Most of Iberia departs Byzantium
602-628 Byzantine–Sasanian War of 602–628 Sassanid Empire

Avar Khaganate

Byzantine Empire

Western Turkic Khaganate

The defeat of Persia, restoring Chosroid dynasty
642-643 The invasion of the Arabs Principality of Iberia
Lazica
Rashidun Caliphate Victory
644-645 The invasion of the Arabs Principality of Iberia
Lazica
Rashidun Caliphate Defeat
681-682 The uprising against the Arabs Principality of Iberia
Umayyad Caliphate
Khazar Khaganate
Defeat
685 Invasion of Khazars Principality of Iberia
Arminiya
Caucasian Albania
Khazar Khaganate Defeat
697 Capture West Georgia Arabs Lazica Umayyad Caliphate Defeat
722-732 The second Arab-Khazar wars (with 722) Umayyad Caliphate Khazar Khaganate Indecisive
735-737 Marwan ibn Muhammad's invasion of Georgia Principality of Iberia
Lazica
Umayyad Caliphate Defeat
762-764 Invasion of the Khazars Emirate of Tbilisi

Arminiya
Caucasian Albania

Khazar Khaganate Defeat
786 Liberation of Abkhazia from the Byzantine protectorate Kingdom of Abkhazia Byzantine Empire Victory
818 The campaign against Kakhetians Tao-Klarjeti
Kingdom of Abkhazia
Kingdom of Kakheti
Emirate of Tbilisi
Victory
826 The invasion of the Arabs Tao-Klarjeti Abbasid Caliphate Defeat
843 Expedition against the emir of Tbilisi Abbasid Caliphate
Tao-Klarjeti
Emirate of Tbilisi
Kingdom of Kakheti
Indecisive
853 Expedition against the emir of Tbilisi Abbasid Caliphate
Tao-Klarjeti
Emirate of Tbilisi
Kingdom of Kakheti

Kingdom of Abkhazia

Victory
861-868 Capture Abkhazia Kartli Kingdom of Abkhazia Principality of Iberia Victory
881-888 Civil War Adarnase IV of Iberia Nasra of Tao-Klarjeti
Kingdom of Abkhazia
Byzantine Empire
Victory
887 Bagrat I of Abkhazia back throne Bagrat I of Abkhazia
Byzantine Empire
Adarnase of Abkhazia Victory
888 Adarnase returned Kartli Tao-Klarjeti Kingdom of Abkhazia Victory
891 Civil war Adarnase IV of Iberia
Bagrat I of Klarjeti
Gurgen I of Tao Victory
904 The war against Abkhazia Tao-Klarjeti Kingdom of Abkhazia Victory
861-868 Capture Abkhazia Kartli Kingdom of Abkhazia Tao-Klarjeti Victory
914 Sajid invasion of Georgia Tao-Klarjeti
Kingdom of Kakheti
Kingdom of Abkhazia
Sajid dynasty The aggressor has not reached the goal
915 The campaign against Hereti Kingdom of Kakheti
Kingdom of Abkhazia
Hereti Indecisive
930-969 Abkhazian conquering Kakheti Kingdom of Abkhazia Kingdom of Kakheti Indecisive
976 Kakheti seized Kartli Principality of Iberia
Tao-Klarjeti
Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
979 Asian revolt of Bardas Skleros Byzantine Empire
Tao-Klarjeti
Bardas Skleros Victory
987-990 The revolt Bardas Phokas Bardas Phokas
Tao-Klarjeti
Byzantine Empire Defeat
996-998 Companies David III of Tao against Muslims Tao-Klarjeti
Bagratid Armenia
Muslim emirs Caucasus
Rawadid dynasty
Victory
1001 Annexation Byzantium Tao Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Byzantine Empire Сoncession

United Kingdom[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
1010 Capture Bagrat III of Georgia Kakheti Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1011-1012 The war against the emirate of Ganja Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Emirate of Ganja Victory
1014 Restoration of independence Kakheti Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Kakheti Defeat
1021 The invasion of Armenia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Bagratid Armenia Victory
1014-1208 Byzantine–Georgian wars Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Byzantine Empire transitive success, Georgia recapture lost territories
1027-1032 The invasion of Alans Kingdom of Kakheti Alans Victory
1028 The invasion of Byzantium Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Byzantine Empire The Byzantines abandoned plans
1029 The annexation of Kakheti Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1037-1039 Trying to capture Tbilisi Bagrat IV of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Emirate of Tbilisi Indecisive
1039 Restoration of independence Kakheti Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Kakheti Defeat
1033-1058 The Civil War in Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Vikings (Battle of Sasireti)
Georgia (country) Demetrius of Anacopia (1033-1042)
Liparit IV, Duke of Kldekari (1039-1060)
Byzantine Empire
Kingdom of Kakheti
Kingdom of Tashir-Dzoraget
Bagrat IV was recognized as king
1046 Trying to capture Tbilisi Bagrat IV of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Emirate of Tbilisi Indecisive
1048 Battle of Kapetron Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Byzantine Empire
Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1049 Trying to capture Tbilisi Bagrat IV of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Emirate of Tbilisi Indecisive
1062 Trying to capture Tbilisi Bagrat IV of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Emirate of Tbilisi Indecisive
1064 Turkish Invasion Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Great Seljuq Empire
Kingdom of Kakheti
Emirate of Tbilisi
Indecisive
1067-1068 Trying to capture Kakheti Bagrat IV of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Kakheti Indecisive
1068 Turkish Invasion Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Great Seljuq Empire
Kingdom of Kakheti
Emirate of Tbilisi
Defeat
1068 Invasion Shaddadids Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Shaddadids Victory
1073-1074 Rise of the feudal lords Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia The rebel princes Victory
1074 Battle of Partskhisi Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Kingdom of Kakheti
Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1074 Annexation lower Tao Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Byzantine Empire Victory
1080 Great Turkish Invasion Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Kingdom of Kakheti
Great Seljuq Empire Defeat
1093 The suppression of the uprising Baghvashi KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Kingdom of Georgia Duchy of Kldekari Victory
1104 David IV of Georgia destroyed Kingdom of Kakheti KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1104 Battle of Ertsukhi KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Kingdom of Georgia Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1110-1118 The liberation of the occupied territories of Georgia by the Seljuks KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Kingdom of Georgia Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1120-1121 The campaign against the Seljuks KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Kingdom of Georgia Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1121 Battle of Didgori KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Georgian Empire

Kingdom of Jerusalem

Great Seljuq Empire
Abbasid Caliphate
Flag of Jihad.svg Zengids
Eldiguzids
Emirate of Ganja
Emirate of Tbilisi
Shah-Armens
Artuqids
Victory
1122 Capture Emirate of Tbilisi KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Georgian Empire Emirate of Tbilisi Victory
1124 Capture Eastern Armenia KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Georgian Empire Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1123-1124 Capture State Shirvanshakhs KingDavidtheBuilderFlag.svg Georgian Empire Great Seljuq Empire Victory
1139 The capture of Ganja Georgia (country) Georgian Empire Emirate of Ganja Victory
1156-1173 Campaigns against the Seljuk Kings George III of Georgia Georgia (country) Georgian Empire Shaddadids
Ahlatshahs
Saltukids
Atabegs of Azerbaijan
Victory
1167 Taming Shirvan Georgia (country) Georgian Empire Shirvan gerb.png Shirvanshah Victory
1173 Caspian expeditions of the Rus' Georgia (country) Georgian Empire

Byzantine Empire

Rus' people
Alans
Cumans
Victory
1177 Rise of Orbeli Georgia (country) Georgian Empire Orbeli Victory
1191 Rebellion Yury Bogolyubsky QueenTamarFlag.svg Georgian Empire Yury Bogolyubsky Victory
1195 Battle of Shamkor QueenTamarFlag.svg Georgian Empire Atabegs of Azerbaijan Victory
1202 Battle of Basian QueenTamarFlag.svg Georgian Empire Sultanate of Rum
Abbasid Caliphate
Flag of Ayyubid Dynasty.svg Ayyubids
Anatolian beyliks
Eldiguzids
Burids
Ghurids
Victory
1198-1209 Campaigns against the Seljuk Kings Tamar of Georgia QueenTamarFlag.svg Georgian Empire Shaddadids
Ahlatshahs
Atabegs of Azerbaijan
Victory
1204 Intervention in Chaldia QueenTamarFlag.svg Georgian Empire
Empire of Trebizond
Byzantine Empire Victory
1210 Expedition of Georgian army in Iran QueenTamarFlag.svg Georgian Empire Atabegs of Azerbaijan Victory
1210s The suppression of the uprising of the Muslim cities Georgia (country) Georgian Empire The Muslim Caucasus city Victory
1225-1231 Khwarezmian invasion of Georgia Georgia (country) Georgian Empire Khwarazmian dynasty Defeat
1235-1236 Mongol invasions of Georgia and Armenia Georgia (country) Georgian Empire Flag of the Mongol Empire.svg Mongol Empire Defeat
1258 Siege of Baghdad (1258) Flag of the Mongol Empire.svg Mongol Empire Black flag.svg Abbasid Caliphate Victory
1259 Mongol conquest of Alamut Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate of the Mongol Empire Victory
1259-1262 Punitive Expedition of Mongols Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate of the Mongol Empire Indecisive
1263-1265 The expulsion of the Golden Horde from Shirvan Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate of the Mongol Empire Golden Horde flag 1339.svg Golden Horde Victory
1270 Punitive Expedition against the Mongols in Western Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate Victory
1282 Siege of Trebizond (1282) Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Empire of Trebizond Indecisive
1284 Seized the throne Theodora of Trebizond in Trebizond Theodora of Trebizond
Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Empire of Trebizond Victory
1260-1323 Mongol invasions of the Levant Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate of the Mongol Empire

Golden Horde flag 1339.svg Golden Horde of the Mongol Empire (1259-1264)
Flag of England.svg Kingdom of England
Cross of the Knights Templar.svg Knights Templar

Mameluke Flag.svg Mamluk Sultanate

Flag of Ayyubid Dynasty.svg Ayyubids
Golden Horde flag 1339.svg Golden Horde of the Mongol Empire (after 1264)
Karamanid Dynasty flag.svg Karamanid rebels
Black flag.svg Abbasid Caliphate

Treaty of Aleppo
1278 The revolt against the royal power in Racha Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Duchy of Racha Victory
1281 Second Battle of Homs Ilkhanate Mameluke Flag.svg Mamluk Sultanate Defeat
1288 The conquest of the rebellious Derbent Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate Derbent Victory
1295-1302 The punitive expedition of the Mongols and the conflict of the Kings Flag of Ilkhanate.gif Ilkhanate
Georgia (country) George V of Georgia
Ossetians
Georgia (country) David VIII of Georgia Compromise
1293-1327 Smoot in West Georgia Georgia (country) Constantine I of Imereti Georgia (country) Michael of Imereti
Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Guria
Principality of Svaneti
Principality of Abkhazia
Michael became king
1320 The campaign against ossetians King George V of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Ossetians Victory
1327 King George V of Georgia expels the Mongols and restores the integrity of the Kingdom of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Ilkhanate Victory
1329 King George V of Georgia takes control of western Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Georgia (country) Bagrat I of Imereti Victory
1334 George V of Georgia confirms control over South Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Samtskhe-Saatabago Victory
1341 Help Anna of Trebizond to seize power Anna of Trebizond
Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Empire of Trebizond Victory
1362 Svan uprising Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Svans Victory
1363 Invasion Chobanids Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Chobanids Victory
1373 Invasion Chobanids Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Chobanids Victory
1386-1403 Timur's invasions of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
  • Mountaineers of the North Caucasus
Timurid.svg Timurid dynasty Peace was concluded
1392 Trying to George I of Imereti grab Megrelia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Imereti Victory
1392 Georgia annexed Imereti Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Imereti Victory
1401 Trying to become an independent kingdom of Imereti Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kingdom of Imereti Victory
1414 Campaign against the Jaqeli Alexander I of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Samtskhe-Saatabago Victory
1444 Invasion of the Order of the Golden Fleece in Batumi Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Duchy of Burgundy Victory
1407-1502 Turkmen invasions of Georgia Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia
Shirvan gerb.png Shirvanshah
Safavid Empire (1502)
Kara Koyunlu (1407-1468)
Aq Qoyunlu (1468-1502)
Indecisive
1463-1493 Civil war Georgia (country) Kingdom of Georgia Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kingdom of Imereti

Samtskhe-Saatabago

Fall united Georgia

Kingdoms and principalities[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
1509-1510 Imereti invasion of Kartli Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kingdom of Imereti Indecisive
1511-1513 Kakheti invasion of Kartli Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1513 Kartli invasion of Kakheti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1518 Div Sultan Rumlu invasion of Georgia Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Defeat
1518 Kartli invasion of Kakheti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Principality of Guria
Peace Agreement
1522 Battle of Teleti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Defeat
1524-1525 Return Kartli King David Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Victory
1525 Imereti invading Samtskhe Kingdom of Imereti
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Principality of Guria
Samtskhe-Saatabago Victory
1535 Imereti invading Samtskhe Kingdom of Imereti
Principality of Guria
Samtskhe-Saatabago Victory
1541 The Persian invasion Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Safavid Empire Defeat
1543-1545 The Ottoman invasion of Western Georgia Kingdom of Imereti
Principality of Guria
Ottoman Empire Victory
1545 Battle of Sokhoista Kingdom of Imereti
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Principality of Guria
Ottoman Empire Defeat
1547 Capture Batumi Ottomans Principality of Guria Ottoman Empire Defeat
1545-1557 Persian raids in East Georgia Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Safavid Empire Battle of Garisi
1558 Battle of Garisi Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Pyrrhic victory
1564 Exemption Batumi Principality of Guria Ottoman Empire Victory
1567 Battle of Digomi Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Victory
1569 Battle of Samadlo Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Victory
1569 Battle of Partskhisi Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Safavid Empire Defeat
1578 Invasion Lala-Pasha Kingdom of Imereti Ottoman Empire Victory
1543-1628 Occupation and annexation of the Ottoman principality Samtskhe Samtskhe-Saatabago
Safavid Empire (1547-1549)
Ottoman Empire Defeat
1578-1590 Ottoman–Safavid War (1578–90) Safavid Empire
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Ottoman Empire

Kingdom of Imereti
Principality of Guria
Principality of Mingrelia

Defeat
1582 The annexation of Batumi Ottomans Principality of Guria Ottoman Empire Defeat
1588 Invasion of Kartli Imereti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kingdom of Imereti Victory
1589 Gurian invasion of Imereti Kingdom of Imereti Principality of Guria King became Bagrat IV
1590 Invasion of Kartli Imereti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kingdom of Imereti Victory
1590 War Kartli and Odishi due Imereti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Principality of Mingrelia King became Rostom
1595-1599 War Simon I of Kartli against Turkey Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Ottoman Empire Defeat
1605 Constantine II is trying to become king Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Kakheti CoA tr.png Constantine II of Kakheti
Safavid Empire
Victory
1609 Battle of Tashiskari Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Ottoman Empire
Gerae-tamga.png Crimean Khanate
Victory
1609 Exemption Batumi Principality of Guria Ottoman Empire Victory
1603-1618 Ottoman–Safavid War (1603–18) Safavid Empire Ottoman Empire
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Defeat
1614 The annexation of Batumi Ottomans Principality of Guria Ottoman Empire Defeat
1614-1625 The revolt against the Persians Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kingdom of Imereti
Safavid Empire Defeat
1623 The war against Odishi Kingdom of Imereti Principality of Mingrelia Winning Megrelia
1626 Battle of Bazaleti Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Giorgi Saakadze Victory
1628 Megrelo-Abkhaz war Principality of Mingrelia Principality of Abkhazia Victory
1633-1634 Rostom takes control of Kartli Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Safavid Empire
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1634 Megrelo-Abkhaz war Principality of Mingrelia Principality of Abkhazia Victory
1641-1648 Kartli-Kakheti war Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Safavid Empire
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1657 Imereti invasion Megrelia Kingdom of Imereti Principality of Mingrelia Victory
1659 Bakhtrioni Uprising Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Safavid Empire Defeat
1660 Subordination of Kartli Kakheti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1664 Attempts to release Kakheti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Victory
1661-1698 Dynastic wars in Imereti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Guria
Kingdom of Imereti
Ottoman Empire
King was Bagrat V
1688-1695 Kartli-Kakheti war Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Safavid Empire
Compromise
1709-1722 Rise of the Afghans against the Persians Safavid Empire Hotak dynasty Afghans conquer Iran
1722-1724 Kartli-Kakheti war Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kingdom of Imereti
Ottoman Empire
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Lezgian
Ganja Khanate
Erivan Khanate
Kakhetians expelled from Kartli
1723 Capture port cities Megrelia Ottomans Principality of Mingrelia Ottoman Empire Defeat
1722-1723 Russo-Persian War (1722–23)  Russian Empire
Flag of the Cossack Hetmanat.svg Ukrainian Cossacks
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Safavid Empire The planned aid from Russia did not come
1724-1732 Turkish occupation of East Georgia Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Ottoman Empire Defeat
1734 Turkish march to Kakheti Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Ottoman Empire Victory
1735 Submission of Eastern Georgia Nadir Shah`s Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Nadir Shah Flag.svg Persian Empire Defeat
1738-39 Nader Shah's invasion of the Mughal Empire Nadir Shah Flag.svg Persian Empire Mughal Empire Victory
1744 The Turkish invasion in Kakheti Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Ottoman Empire Victory
1747 Ganja invasion of Kakheti Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Ganja Khanate Victory
1748 Rebellion Baratashvili Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Baratashvili Victory
1748 Rise of Abdullah Bey Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli Iranian Azerbaijan Victory
1750-1769 The revolt against the royal power in Racha Kingdom of Imereti Duchy of Racha Victory
1751 Battle of Kirkhbulakh Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti Army of Azad Khan Victory
1752 War with Ganja Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Ganja Khanate Victory
1757 Battle of Khresili Kingdom of Imereti Ottoman Empire Victory
1758 The Turkish invasion Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Kingdom of Imereti
Ottoman Empire Victory
1770 Battle of Aspindza Kartl-Kakheti Ottoman Empire Victory
1768-1774 Russo-Turkish War (1768–74)  Russian Empire

Greek Revolution flag.svg Greek insurgents
Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti
Kingdom of Imereti

Ottoman Empire Victory
1784-1789 The revolt against the royal power in Racha Kingdom of Imereti Duchy of Racha Victory
1785 Invasion Omar Khan Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti
Kingdom of Imereti
Avar Khanate Defeat
1795 Battle of Krtsanisi Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kartli-Kakheti
Kingdom of Imereti
Flag of Agha Mohammad Khan.svg Persian Empire Defeat
1800 Invasion Omar Khan Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti
Russia Russian Empire
Avar Khanate Victory
1801 The annexation of East Georgia Russia Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kartli-Kakheti Russia Russian Empire Defeat
1806-1812 Russo-Turkish War (1806–12) Russia Russian Empire
Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Guria
Principality of Abkhazia (1810-1812)
Wallachia
Ottoman Empire
Autonomous Republic of Crimea Crimean Khanate
Republic of Dubrovnik Flag.png Republic of Ragusa
Principality of Abkhazia (1808-1810)
Flag of Agha Mohammad Khan.svg Persian Empire
Victory
1828-1829 Russo-Turkish War (1828–1829) Russian Empire Russian Empire

Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Guria
Principality of Svaneti
Principality of Abkhazia Supported by
Kingdom of France France
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Ottoman Empire Victory
1810-1865 Annexation of West Georgia Russia Kingdom of Imereti
Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Guria
Principality of Svaneti
Principality of Abkhazia
Russia Russian Empire Defeat
16th-19th Lekianoba Kakheti CoA tr.png Kingdom of Kakheti
Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kartli-Kakheti
Kingdom of Imereti
Lezgian Beginning in 1801, with the annexation of Georgia by the Russian Empire, the Dagestani inroads weakened significantly.
16th-19th Osianoba Coat of arms of Kartli Georgia.png Kingdom of Kartli
Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg Kartli-Kakheti
Kingdom of Imereti
Ossetians Beginning in 1801, with the annexation of Georgia by the Russian Empire.
1853-1856 Caucasian Front of the Crimean War Russia Russian Empire

Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Abkhazia (1853-1855)

Ottoman Empire
Principality of Abkhazia (1855-1856)
The victory at the front, but the defeat of Russia in the war
1817-1864 Caucasian War Russia Russian Empire

Principality of Mingrelia Principality of Mingrelia
Principality of Guria (to 1829)
Principality of Svaneti (to 1859)
Principality of Abkhazia
Avar Khanate (1817-1818; 1823-1864)

Thirdimamateflag.svg Caucasian Imamate
Flag of Adygea.svg Circassia
Avar Khanate (1818–1823)
Big Kabarda (to 1825)
Khanate of Kazi-Kumukh
Dagestan free
Caucasus annexed into Russia.
1877-1878 Caucasian campaign of the Russian-Turkish War (1877-1878) Russian Empire  Ottoman Empire Victory

The Social-Democratic Georgia[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
1903-1906 Social-democratic rebellion in Guria Gurian Republic  Russian Empire Defeat
1914-1918 Caucasus Campaign  Russian Empire (1914–17)

 United Kingdom (1918)
Armenia Armenia
(1918)

Central Caspian Dictatorship (1918)


 Russian SFSR (1918)
Baku Commune (1918)

 Ottoman Empire

Azerbaijan Azerbaijan (1918)
Mountainous Republic of the Northern Caucasus (1918)
 German Empire (1914–17)


 German Empire (1918)
Georgia (1918)

Compromise
1918 Turkish-Georgian war Democratic Republic of Georgia

 German Empire

 Ottoman Empire Compromise
1918 German Caucasus Expedition German Empire German Empire

Democratic Republic of Georgia


Ottoman flag.svg Ottoman Empire

 Russian SFSR Indecisive
1918-1919 Sochi conflict Flag of Georgia (1990-2004).svg  Democratic Republic of Georgia Russia  White movement

Flag of the Russian SFSR (1918-1920).svg  Kuban-Black Sea Soviet Republic
Hammer and sickle.svg  Abkhazian Bolshevik


 Ottoman Empire

Territory of the Psou remain in Russia
1918 Georgian–Armenian War  Democratic Republic of Georgia  First Republic of Armenia Indecisive
1918-1919 Rebellion in Samegrelo  Democratic Republic of Georgia Megrelian rebels Victory
1918-1919 The war against the South West Caucasian Republic  Democratic Republic of Georgia Provisional National Government of the Southwestern Caucasus Victory
1918-1920 Georgian–Ossetian conflict (1918–20) Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic
Democratic Republic of Georgia
Ossetian rebels
 Russian SFSR
Victory
1920 Occupation controversial parts of Ardahan district Democratic Republic of Georgia  First Republic of Armenia Victory
1920 The annexation of Lori Region Democratic Republic of Georgia  First Republic of Armenia Victory
1920 1920 Georgian coup attempt Democratic Republic of Georgia  Russian SFSR Victory
1921 Red Army invasion of Georgia Democratic Republic of Georgia  Russian SFSR*

Turkey Turkish Provisional Government

Defeat

Georgian SSR[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
1921-1924 The revolt against Soviet rule  Soviet Union Georgia (country) Committee for the Independence of Georgia
other Georgian guerrilla groups
Defeat
1941-1945 World War II  Soviet Union
 United States
 United Kingdom
 China
 France
 Poland
 Canada
 Australia
 New Zealand
 India
 South Africa
 Yugoslavia
 Greece
 Denmark
 Norway
 Netherlands
 Belgium
 Luxembourg
 Czechoslovakia
 Brazil
 Mexico
 Ethiopia
 Germany
 Japan
 Italy
 Hungary
 Romania
 Bulgaria
 Finland
 Thailand
 Manchukuo
 Croatia
 Slovakia
Victory
1956 Hungarian Revolution  Soviet Union
Hungary ÁVH
Revolutionaries Victory
1968 Invasion of Czechoslovakia  Soviet Union
Bulgaria
 East Germany
Hungary
Poland
Czechoslovakia Victory
1979-1989 Soviet War in Afghanistan  Soviet Union
Afghanistan Afghanistan
Peshawar Seven
Tehran Eight
Withdrawal

Republic of Georgia[edit]

Date Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result
1991-1993 Georgian Civil War Georgia (country) Zviadists Georgia (country) Georgia

 Russia

The new government to destabilize the country
1991-1992 South Ossetian War  Georgia  Russia

 South Ossetia

Defeat
1991-1994 War in Abkhazia  Georgia

UNA-UNSO "Argo"

 Russia

 Abkhazia
Bagramyan Battalion

Defeat
1998 1998 Georgian attempted mutiny  Georgia Georgia (country) Zviadists Victory
1998 War in Abkhazia (1998) Georgia (country) White Legion
Georgia (country) Forest Brotherhood
 Abkhazia Defeat
2001 2001 Kodori crisis Flag of Chechen Republic of Ichkeria.svg Chechen militants
Georgia (country) Georgian guerrillas
 Abkhazia Defeat
2001-2003 Pankisi Gorge crisis  Georgia
 United States
Flag of Jihad.svg Al-Qaeda
Flag of Chechen Republic of Ichkeria.svg Chechen Republic of Ichkeria
Victory
2003 Rose Revolution United National Movement
Kmara
Government of Georgia The victory of the revolutionaries
2004 2004 Adjara crisis Georgia (country) Georgia Flag of Ajara, 2000-2004.svg Adjara
  • State Security of Adjara
  • Pro-Abashidze forces and protesters
Victory
2004 Skirmish in South Ossetia in 2004  Georgia  South Ossetia
 Russia
Victory
2006 2006 Kodori crisis Georgia (country) Georgia Georgia (country) Emzar Kvitsiani factions

Alleged Support:

Victory
2008 Russo-Georgian War  Georgia  Russia

 South Ossetia
 Abkhazia
 Transnistria

Defeat
2012 Lopota incident  Georgia Uncertain Victory
2001-2014 War in Afghanistan  United States
 Afghanistan
ISAF
 United Kingdom
 Germany
 Denmark
 Italy
 France
 Canada
 Australia
 New Zealand
 El Salvador
 Georgia
 Norway
 Sweden
 Poland
 Estonia
 Romania
 Turkey
 Bulgaria
 Hungary
 Luxembourg
 Portugal
 Austria
 Jordan
 Albania
 Iceland
Northern Alliance
Afghanistan Taliban
al-Qaeda
Mujahideen
IMU
Haqqani network
ETIM
Islamic Jihad Union
Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin
Flag of Jihad.svg United Tajik Opposition

Afghanistan Afghanistan

Victory
2003-2011 Iraq War  United States
 Iraq
 United Kingdom
 South Korea
 Italy
 Poland
 Australia
 Georgia
 Ukraine
 Estonia
 Netherlands
 Spain
 Denmark
MNF–I INC
Iraq New Iraqi Army
KDP
PUK
 Turkey (Political Support)
Iraq Iraq
Ba'ath Loyalists
SCJL
Naqshbandi Army
Islamic State of Iraq
Al-Qaeda
Mahdi Army
Special Groups
Badr Brigades
Victory
2015–present War in Afghanistan (2015–present) Afghanistan Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Advisers, Non-combat support, & Counter-terrorism operations:

Resolute Support

Afghanistan Taliban

Flag of Jihad.svg al-Qaeda
Haqqani network
Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin
Flag of Jihad.svg United Tajik Opposition

Ongoing

See also[edit]