North America 1847
Battle for Mexico City
Mexican troops rushed south to Veracruz but couldn't contain the US advance. After several more hard-fought battles, the US ...
Southern Asia 1915
Even as the Allies were landing at Gallipoli, a German expedition was preparing to depart Constantinople for Kabul with the ...
In June, the Allies landed in France, re-opening the Western Front. At the same time, the Russians pushed into Belarus ...
East Asia 1950
Outbreak of the Korean War
The Soviets and Americans had withdrawn from Korea in 1948, leaving it divided between a communist North Korea and a ...
In June 1950, North Korea invaded South Korea, leading to war with the United States and its allies. As the ...