2011-2012 Syrian uprising
The Syrian Civil War (Arabic: الحرب الأهلية السورية‎), also known as the Syrian Uprising, is an ongoing armed conflict taking place in Syria. The unrest began in the early spring of 2011 wit...
2011-2012 Syrian uprising - Wikipedia
Portugal and the Iran–Iraq War
Portugal's involvement in the Iran-Iraq War includes Portugal supplying both Iran and Iraq with arms, and playing a role in the Iran-Contra affair. From 1981 to 1986 75% of Portuguese arms exports (35...
Italian support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq war
Italy provided substantial supplies to Iraq during the Iran–Iraq War. Its greatest impact, however, was financial, with the U.S. branch of the state-owned, largest bank, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro (BN...
International aid to combatants in the Iran–Iraq War
During the Iran–Iraq War, Iraq received large quantities of weapons and other material useful to the development of armaments and weapons of mass destruction.
Iran was backed by the Kurdish militi...
International aid to combatants in the Iran–Iraq War - Wikipedia
1979 Kurdish rebellion in Iran
1979 Kurdish rebellion in Iran erupted in mid-March 1979, some two months after the completion of the Iranian Revolution, and became the largest among the nationwide uprisings in Iran against the new ...
1979 Kurdish rebellion in Iran - Wikipedia
Iraqi Kurdish Civil War
The Iraqi Kurdish Civil War was a military conflict that took place between rival Kurdish factions in Iraqi Kurdistan during the mid-1990s, most notably between the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan and th...
Iraqi Kurdish Civil War - Wikipedia
Tehran International Conference on Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, 2010
Iran convened a conference titled "International Disarmament and Non-proliferation: World Security without Weapons of Mass Destruction" on 17 and 18 April 2010 in Tehran. The theme of the conference ...
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Tehran Conference
The Tehran Conference (codenamed Eureka) was a strategy meeting held between Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill from 28 November to 1 December 1943. It was held in the Soviet ...
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List of wars involving Iran
The following is an historical overview of the list of wars and conflicts involving the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persia). This list is far from complete.
Seizure of Abu Musa and the Greater and L...
List of wars involving Iran - Wikipedia
Jungle Movement of Gilan
The Jangal (Jungle) Movement, in Gilan, was a rebellion against the monarchist rule of the Qajar central government of Iran. It lasted from 1914 to 1921.
In 1914 Mirzâ Kuçak Xân met in Tehran with...
Jungle Movement of Gilan - Wikipedia
Azerbaijan People's Government
The Azerbaijan People's Government (APG; Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Demokratik Hökuməti , آذربایجان میلّی حکومتی, Russian: Азербайджанское народное правительство, Azerbajdzhanskoe narodnoe pravit...
Azerbaijan People's Government - Wikipedia
British support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq war
In the United Kingdom there were direct sales to both sides in the Iran–Iraq War. With an embargo in effect various companies also supplied Iraq and Iran by shipping materials through third-party coun...
British support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq war - Wikipedia
Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran
The Anglo-Soviet Invasion of Iran was the British and Russian invasion of the Empire of Iran during World War II, by Soviet, British and other Commonwealth armed forces. The invasion lasted from 25 Au...
Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran - Wikipedia
Singapore support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq war
Singapore, a major commercial hub with loose export controls on weapons, both served as a transshipment point for weapons destined for Iraq, as well as providing chemical warfare precursors and being ...
Singapore support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq war - Wikipedia
Arms-to-Iraq
The Arms-to-Iraq affair concerned the uncovering of the government-endorsed sale of arms by British companies to Iraq, then under the rule of Saddam Hussein. The scandal contributed to the growing dis...
14th G-15 summit
The Fourteenth G-15 summit was held in Tehran, Iran on May 17–20, 2010. The bi-annual summit agenda of the Group of 15 (G-15) encompassed a range of issues.The gathering brought together leaders, repr...
14th G-15 summit - Wikipedia
Persian embassy to Europe (1609–15)
The Persian embassy to Europe (1609–1615) was dispatched by the Persian Shah Abbas I in 1609 to obtain an alliance with Europe against the Ottoman Empire. The embassy was led by the Englishman Robert ...
Persian embassy to Europe (1609–15) - Wikipedia