Salah Boubnider
Salah Boubnider (1929 – 27 May 2005) was an Algerian National Liberation Army colonel who was among the first to join the fight for independence. He was born in 1929 in Oued Zenati and died on 27 May ...
Fellagha
The Fellagha, an Arabic word literally meaning "bandit", but also comes from "fellah" or farmer, and "fallaq" or blow up, refers to groups of armed militants affiliated with anti-colonial movements in...
Jeanson network
The Jeanson network (French: Réseau Jeanson) was a group of French leftwing militants led by Francis Jeanson who helped Algerian National Liberation Front agents operating in the French metropolit...
United Issarak Front
The United Issarak Front (in Khmer: Samakhum Khmer Issarak, lit. 'Khmer Issarak Front') was a Cambodian anti-colonial movement 1950–1954., organized by the left-wing members of the Khmer Issara...
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Kengir uprising
The Kengir uprising was a prisoner uprising that took place in the Soviet prison labor camp Kengir in May and June 1954. Its duration and intensity distinguished it from other Gulag uprisings in the s...
Kengir uprising - Wikipedia
Khmer National Liberation Committee
The Khmer People's Liberation Committee (in Khmer language: Kana Cheat Mouta Keaha Mocchim Nokor Khmer, French: Comité de libération du peuple khmer) was a Cambodian anticolonial movement, formed ...
Jeju Uprising
The Jeju Uprising was a rebellion on Jeju island, off the south coast of the Korean Peninsula, from April 3, 1948 until May 1949, following the brutal suppression of protests. Between 14,000 and 30,00...
Jeju Uprising - Wikipedia
The Quicksand War: Prelude to Vietnam
The Quicksand War: Prelude to Vietnam is a book by Lucien Bodard published in 1967 about the First Indochina War, which it asserts to be a prelude to the Vietnam War. Originally published in 2 French ...
Muscat and Oman
The Sultanate of Muscat and Oman (Arabic: سلطنة مسقط وعمان‎ Salṭanat Masqaṭ wa-‘Umān) was a country that encompassed the present day Sultanate of Oman and parts of the United Arab Emirates. ...
Muscat and Oman - Wikipedia
Operation Vulture
103°0′56″E / 21.38694°N 103.01556°E / 21.38694; 103.01556 Operation Vulture (French: Opération Vautour) was the name of the proposed American operation that would rescue F...
First Taiwan Strait Crisis
The First Taiwan Strait Crisis (also called the 1954–1955 Taiwan Strait Crisis, the Formosa Crisis, the Offshore Islands Crisis or the 1955 Taiwan Strait Crisis) was a short armed conflict that took p...
First Taiwan Strait Crisis - Wikipedia
Women in the Algerian War
Women fulfilled a number of different functions during the Algerian War (1954–1962), Algeria's war for independence. The majority of Muslim women who became active participants did so on the side of ...
Women in the Algerian War - Wikipedia
Coup d'état of Yanaon
The Coup d'état of Yanaon [Eng.: Yanam] was a tense but ultimately non-lethal political coup at Yanam, India, in 1954. It occurred as India and France held ongoing negotiations regarding the future of...
Coup d'état of Yanaon - Wikipedia
Battle of Khe Sanh
The Battle of Khe Sanh was conducted in northwestern Quang Tri Province, Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam), between 21 January and 9 July 1968 during the Vietnam War. The belligerent parties were el...
Battle of Khe Sanh - Wikipedia
Min Jibalina
Min Jibalina is one of the best-known songs of the Algerian War of Independence (1954–62).
1954 Guatemalan coup d'état
The 1954 Guatemalan coup d’état (18–27 June 1954) was a covert operation carried out by the United States Central Intelligence Agency that deposed the democratically elected President Jacobo Árbenz a...
1954 Guatemalan coup d'état - Wikipedia
Dien Bien Phu order of battle
This is a list of units and commands that took part in the Battle of Dien Bien Phu during the First Indochina War, with the major commands that took part in operations.
Dien Bien Phu order of battle - Wikipedia
French Battalion in the Korean War
The French Battalion of the United Nations Organisation (French: Bataillon français de l'ONU, BF-ONU) was a battalion of volunteers made up of active and reserve French military personnel sent to ...
French Battalion in the Korean War - Wikipedia
Front Algérie Française
FAF riot in Algiers on November 11, 1960The Front de l'Algérie Française (French Algerian Front, FAF) was a political and militant movement in favour of French Algeria, created in 1960 in Algiers. I...
Front Algérie Française - Wikipedia
Vietnamese National Army
On March 8, 1949, after the Élysée Accords, the State of Vietnam was recognized by France as an independent country ruled by Vietnamese Emperor Bảo Đại. The Vietnamese National Army or Vietnam Nation...
Vietnamese National Army - Wikipedia
Harki
Harki (adjective from the Arabic harka, standard Arabic haraka حركة, "war party" or "movement", i.e., a group of volunteers, especially soldiers) is the generic term for Muslim Algerian loyalists who ...
Harki - Wikipedia
North Vietnam
The Democratic Republic of Vietnam (DRV; Vietnamese: Việt Nam Dân chủ Cộng hòa), generally known as North Vietnam, was a Marxist–Leninist government founded in 1945, laying claim to all o...
North Vietnam - Wikipedia
Operation WASHTUB
Operation WASHTUB was a CIA-organized covert operation to plant a phony Soviet arms cache in Nicaragua to demonstrate Guatemalan ties to Moscow. It was part of the effort to overthrow the President of...
Battle of Mang Yang Pass
The Battle of Mang Yang Pass (also known as Battle of An Khe) was the last official battle of the First Indochina War. It was one of the bloodiest defeats of the French Union together with the battle...