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The campaigns were launched by the United States, with support from NATO and other allies, following the September 11 attacks that were carried out by al-Qaeda. Today the term has become mostly associated with Bush administration-led wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Fatalities of coalition troops: Claims that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction at its disposal were later found to be unproven. Casualties of the Iraq War: Approximatelybetween March to April Hussein was eventually sentenced to death and hanged on December 30, Arab—Israeli conflict Early 20th century — present Lebanon War summer — took place in southern Lebanon and northern Israel.
The principal parties were Hezbollah paramilitary forces and the Israeli military. The war that began as military operation in response to the abduction of two Israeli reserve soldiers by the Hezbollah, gradually strengthened and became a wider confrontation.
Israeli—Palestinian conflict Early 20th century — present Second Intifada — — After the signing of the Oslo Accords failed to bring about a Palestinian statein September the Second Intifada uprising broke out, a period of intensified Palestinian-Israeli violence, which has been taking place until the present day.
As a result of the significant increase of suicide bombing attacks within Israeli population centers during the first years of the Al-Aqsa Intifada in June Israel began the construction of the West Bank Fence along the Green Line border arguing that the barrier is necessary to protect Israeli civilians from Palestinian terrorism.
The significantly reduced number of incidents of suicide bombings from to has been partly attributed to the barrier. The Second Intifada has caused thousands of victims on both sides, both among combatants and among civilians — The death toll, including both military and civilian, is estimated to be 5, Palestinians and over 1, Israelis, as well as 64 foreign citizens.
Throughout the conflict Hamas further intensified its rocket and mortar attacks against Israel, hitting civilian targets and reaching major Israeli cities Beersheba and Ashdod for the first time.
The intense urban warfare in densely populated Gaza combined with the use of heavy firepower by the Israeli side  and the intensified Hamas rocket attacks towards populated Israeli civilian targets led to a high toll on the Palestinian side and among civilians.
The widest interstate war in modern African historyit directly involved nine African nations, as well as about twenty armed groups, and earned the epithet of "Africa's World War" and the "Great War of Africa. Millions more were displaced from their homes or sought asylum in neighboring countries.
Both Russia and Georgia were condemned internationally for their actions. The Second Chechen War — — the war was launched by the Russian Federation on August 26,in response to the invasion of Dagestan and the Russian apartment bombingswhich were blamed on the Chechens.
During the war Russian forces largely recaptured the separatist region of Chechnya. The Eritrean—Ethiopian War came to a close in Civil wars and guerrilla wars[ edit ] Irregular combatants in North Darfur.
Darfur refugee camp in Chad War in Darfur — — an armed conflict in the Darfur region of western Sudan. One side was composed mainly of the Sudanese military and the Sudanese militia group Janjaweedrecruited mostly from the Afro-Arab Abbala tribes of the northern Rizeigat region in Sudan.
Millions of people were displaced from their homes during the conflict. Bush called the events in Darfur a genocide during his presidency. Mexican drug cartels now dominate the wholesale illicit drug market in the United States. Naxalites are a group of far-left radical communists, supportive of Maoist political sentiment and ideology.
It is presently the longest continuously active conflict worldwide. In Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called the Naxalites "The single biggest internal security challenge ever faced by our country. On the same day, Gopal, a top Maoist leader, said the attack was a "direct consequence" of the government's Operation Green Hunt offensive.
This raised some voices of use of Indian Air Force against Naxalites, which were, however, declined, citing "We can't use oppressive force against our own people". Beginning inthe FARC and ELN narcoterrorist groups were taking control of rural areas of the country by the beginning of the decade, while terrorist paramilitaries grew in other places as businesspeople and politicians thought the State would lose the war against guerrillas.
The Popular Liberation Army demobilized while the country's biggest terrorist group, FARC has been weakened and most of their top commanders have been killed or died during the decade. During the second half of the decade, a new criminal band has been formed by former members of AUC who did not demobilize, calling themselves Aguilas Negras.
Although the Colombian State has taken back control over most of the country, narcoterrorism still causes pain in the country.
Sincethe Internet has become a new field of battle. More than two million people were displaced from their homes because of the conflict well over one-third of the population many of whom became refugees in neighboring countries.
Tens of thousands were killed during the conflict. Over 80, people were killed during the course of the conflict. It began in when tensions rooted in the Pakistani Army's search for al-Qaeda members in Pakistan's mountainous Waziristan area in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas escalated into armed resistance by local tribesmen.
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In all reality they are very dangerous and can cause addiction and severe side effects. Intro duction. Thomas Kuhn coined the modern definition of the word “paradigm” in The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, published in A paradigm, according to Kuhn's definition, is a conceptual model that explains a set of scientific observations, which creates a framework to fit the observations.
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