Friday, November 8, 2013

Remembrance Day- War still goes on

List of ongoing armed conflicts

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Ongoing conflicts around the world October 2012
  Major wars and civil unrest, 1,000+ deaths per year
  Minor skirmishes and conflicts, fewer than 1000 deaths per year
The following is a list of ongoing armed conflicts that are taking place around the world and which continue to result in violent deaths. This list is for the sole purpose of identifying present-day conflicts and the death toll associated with each conflict
This is a list of wars launched from 2003 to 2010. Other wars can be found in the historical lists of wars and the list of wars extended by diplomatic irregularity.
Start Finish Name of Conflict Belligerents
Victorious party (if applicable) Defeated party (if applicable)
2003 Ongoing War in Darfur

2003 2011 Iraq War United States
 United Kingdom
Iraq INC
Iraq New Iraqi Army
 South Korea
Iraq Iraq

Ba'ath Loyalists
Naqshbandi Army
Islamic State of Iraq

Mahdi Army
Special Groups
Badr Brigades
2003 Ongoing Balochistan conflict

2004 Ongoing War in North-West Pakistan

2004 2007 Central African Republic Bush War Central African Republic
United Nations MINURCAT
UFDR rebels
APRD rebels
CPJP rebels
FDPC rebels
MLCJ rebels
2004 Ongoing Conflict in the Niger Delta

2004 Ongoing Shia insurgency in Yemen

2004 Ongoing South Thailand insurgency

2004 2009 Kivu conflict

2005 2010 Chadian Civil War (2005–10)  Chad FUC
2005 2008 Mount Elgon insurgency  Kenya Sabaot Land Defence Force
2006 2011 Fatah–Hamas conflict (Brothers War) Hamas[citation needed][disputed ] Palestinian National Authority Fatah
2006 2006 2006 Lebanon War  Israel

2006 Ongoing Mexican Drug War

2006 2009 War in Somalia (2006–09)
Part of the Somali Civil War
Invasion phase:
Somalia Transitional Federal Government
Somalia Galmudug
Somalia pro-Ethiopian warlords
 United States
 United Kingdom
Insurgency phase:
Alliance for the Re-liberation of Somalia
Ras Kamboni Brigades
Jabhatul Islamiya
Muaskar Anole
 Eritrea (alleged)
Invasion phase:
Islamic Courts Union
Insurgency phase:
Somalia Transitional Federal Government
Somalia pro-Ethiopian warlords
2007 Ongoing Operation Enduring Freedom – Trans Sahara

2007 2009 Tuareg rebellion (2007–09) Niger Niger
Mali Mali
Niger Movement for Justice

23 May ADC Group
2007 Ongoing War in Ingushetia

2008 2008 2008 invasion of Anjouan  Comoros
African Union:
2008 2012 Cambodian–Thai border dispute

2008 2008 Djiboutian–Eritrean border conflict  Djibouti  Eritrea
2008 2008 Russia–Georgia war  Russia
 South Ossetia
2008 2009 Gaza War  Israel[3][4][5] Hamas
2009 Ongoing Sudanese nomadic conflicts

2009 Ongoing Insurgency in the North Caucasus  Russia  Caucasus Emirate
2009 2009 2009 Boko Haram Uprising  Nigeria Boko Haram
2009 Ongoing South Yemen insurgency

2009 Ongoing War in Somalia (2009–present)
Part of the Somali civil War

2010 Ongoing Yemeni al-Qaeda crackdown

2010 2010 South Kyrgyzstan ethnic clashes  Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzistani Kyrgyz gangs

Kyrgyzstani Uzbeks
2010 2010 2010 Kingston unrest  Jamaica Shower Posse drug cartel
2010 2011 2010–2011 Ivorian crisis Second Ivorian Civil War Ivory Coast New Forces
Ivory Coast RDR
United Nations UNOCI
Ivory Coast Military of Côte d'Ivoire
Liberian mercenaries
Young Patriots of Abidjan
Ivorian Popular Front

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