List of wars involving the Republic of China

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This is a list of wars involving the Republic of China atfer Chinese Civil War.

Wars[edit]

War ROC and allies Opponents Result Casualties
First Taiwan Strait Crisis
(1954–1955)
 ROC
Flag of the United States (Pantone).svg United States
 PRC Ceasefire Unknown
Second Taiwan Strait Crisis
(1958)
 ROC
Flag of the United States (Pantone).svg United States
 PRC Ceasefire
  • China ceases bombardment.
440 troops killed[1]
Vietnam War
(1965–1975)

Location: Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos

 South Vietnam
 United States
 South Korea
 Australia
 New Zealand
 Thailand
 Philippines
Cambodia Khmer Republic
border=no Kingdom of Laos
 ROC
 North Vietnam
Viet Cong Viet Cong
border=no Khmer Rouge
Laos Pathet Lao
 China
Defeat 25 troops killed;[2]
Communist insurgency in Thailand
(1965–1983)

Location: Thailand

 Thailand
 ROC[3] (until July 1967)
 United States[4]
 Malaysia
Communist Party of Thailand
Pathet Lao[4][5]
Khmer Rouge (until 1978)[4][5]
Malayan Communist Party
Withdraw before wars conclusion

Thai government victory

  • Amnesty declared on 23 April 1980 by the Thai government
  • Order 66/2523 signed by Prime Minister Prem Tinsulanonda
  • Communist insurgency is defeated in 1983
Unknown

References[edit]

  1. ^ Maritime Taiwan: Historical Encounters with the East and the West by Shih-Shan Henry Tsai. Page 189. Published 2009
  2. ^ "America Wasn't the Only Foreign Power in the Vietnam War". Retrieved 10 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Thailand" (PDF). Stanford University. 19 June 2005. Retrieved 1 December 2014.
  4. ^ a b c Cite error: The named reference CIA was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  5. ^ a b "Anatomy of a Counterinsurgency Victory" (PDF). January 2007. Retrieved 1 December 2014.