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The following is a list of border conflicts between two or more countries. The list includes only those fought because of border disputes. See List of territorial disputes for those that do not involve fighting.

19th centuryEdit

Start Finish Conflict Combatants Fatalities
1846 1848 Mexican–American War   United States v.   Mexico ~29,000
1859 1859 Pig War (1859)   United States v.   United Kingdom (Colony of Vancouver Island) one silky pig
1879 1883 War of the Pacific   Chile v.   Bolivia and   Peru ~10,000

20th century before World War IIEdit

Start Finish Conflict Combatants Fatalities
1910 1918 Border War   United States v.   Mexico 100+
1932 1935 Chaco War   Bolivia v.   Paraguay ~100,000
1938 1938 Battle of Lake Khasan   Soviet Union v.   Japan ~1,300
1939 1939 Slovak–Hungarian War   Slovakia v.   Hungary 69
1939 1939 Battle of Khalkhin Gol   Soviet Union and   Mongolia v.   Japan and   Manchukuo ~48,000

1945–2000Edit

Start Finish Conflict Combatants Fatalities
1947 1948 Indo-Pakistani War of 1947   India v.   Pakistan ~3,000
1954 1954 Annexation of Dadra and Nagar Haveli   India v.   Portugal 46
1956 1956 Suez Crisis   Israel v.   Egypt 2,848-4,198
1957 1958 Ifni War   Morocco v.   France and   Spain
1962 1962 Sino-Indian War   PRC v.   India ~4,000
1965 1965 Indo-Pakistani War of 1965   Pakistan v.   India ~6,800
1969 1969 Sino-Soviet border conflict   Soviet Union v.   People's Republic of China
1971 1971 Indo-Pakistani War of 1971   Pakistan v.   India ~4,000+
1978 1979 Uganda–Tanzania War   Uganda v.   Tanzania ~4,500
1979 1979 Sino-Vietnamese War   PRC v.   Vietnam ~56,000
1984 1987 Siachen Conflict   Pakistan v.   India ~2,400.
1987 1987 1987 Sino-Indian skirmish   India v.   People's Republic of China Unknown
1999 1999 Kargil War   India v.   Pakistan ~4,500
1998 2000 Template:Eritrea- Ethio war   Eritrea v.   Ethiopia 100,000

21st centuryEdit

Start Finish Conflict Combatants Fatalities
2000 2006 2000-2006 Shebaa Farms conflict   Israel v.   Lebanon 30
2001 2001 2001 Indian–Bangladeshi border conflict   India v.   Bangladesh 20
2001 2002 2001–02 India–Pakistan standoff   India v.   Pakistan 789–1,874
2002 2002 Perejil Island crisis   Morocco v.   Spain 0
2003 2005 Conflict in Tuzla Island   Ukraine v.   Russia 0
2006 2006 2006 Lebanon War   Israel v.   Lebanon 1,619-2,254
2008 2008 2008 Djiboutian–Eritrean border conflict   Djibouti v.   Eritrea 144
2008 2008 Russo-Georgian War   Georgia v.   Russia 247 (only Georgian-Russian casualties)
2008 2012 Cambodian–Thai border dispute   Cambodia v.   Thailand 42
2008 2008 2008 Indo-Pakistani standoff   India v.   Pakistan Unknown
2008 2008 2008 Mardakert skirmishes   Artsakh v.   Azerbaijan 4-20
2010 2010 February 2010 Nagorno-Karabakh skirmish   Armenia v.   Azerbaijan 3-6
2010 2010 2010 Mardakert skirmishes   Armenia and   Artsakh v.   Azerbaijan 8-62
2010 2010 2010 Eritrean–Ethiopian border skirmish   Eritrea v.   Ethiopia 10-35
2010 2010 Costa Rica–Nicaragua San Juan River border dispute   Costa Rica v.   Nicaragua 0
2011 2011 Battle of Wazzin   Libya v.   Tunisia 23 (only Libyan-Tunisian casualties)
2011 2011 2011 India–Pakistan border skirmish   India v.   Pakistan 8
2012 2012 2012 South Sudan–Sudan border conflict   Sudan v.   South Sudan 262–322
2012 2014 Syrian–Turkish border clashes (2012–14)   Syria v.   Turkey 17
2012 Ongoing Israeli–Syrian ceasefire line incidents during the Syrian Civil War   Israel v.   Syria 44 (only Israeli-Syrian casualties)
2012 2012 2012 Armenian–Azerbaijani border clashes   Armenia and   Artsakh v.   Azerbaijan 9
2013 2013 2013 India–Pakistan border skirmishes   India v.   Pakistan 28
2014 Ongoing War in Donbass   Ukraine v.   Russia 2,824-2,924+ (only Russian-Ukrainian casualties)
2014 2014 2014 Armenian–Azerbaijani clashes   Armenia and   Artsakh v.   Azerbaijan 19
2014 2015 India–Pakistan border skirmishes (2014–2015)   India v.   Pakistan 58-185
2016 2016 2016 Nagorno-Karabakh clashes   Armenia and   Artsakh v.   Azerbaijan 199-1,820
2016 2016 Battle of Tsorona   Eritrea v.   Ethiopia 218
2016 2016 2016 Belize-Guatemala border standoff   Belize v.   Guatemala 1
2016 Ongoing India–Pakistan military confrontation (2016–present)   India v.   Pakistan 165-232 (only Indian-Pakistani casualties)
2017 2017 2017 Afghanistan–Pakistan border skirmish   Afghanistan v.   Pakistan 8-68
2017 2017 2017 China–India border standoff   China v.   India and   Bhutan 0[1]
2018 2018 2018 Armenian-Azerbaijani clashes   Armenia v.   Azerbaijan 2–3[2][3][4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "India, China soldiers involved in border altercation: Indian sources". Reuters. 15 August 2017. Retrieved 16 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Şəhid Adil Əli oğlu Tatarov "Şücaətə görə" medalı ilə təltif olunub". Agstafa City Government Executive (in Azerbaijani). 22 May 2018. Archived from the original on 6 June 2018. Retrieved 16 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Զինվոր է զոհվել՝ Մարտին Գրիգորի Խաչատրյանը". Civil Net (in Armenian). 23 May 2018. Retrieved 16 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Մահացել է Համլետ Գրիգորյանը". Banak Info (in Armenian). 20 May 2018. Retrieved 21 June 2018.