Afghanistan War (disambiguation)
From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- First Anglo-Afghan War (1839-42): Add brief definition or description
- Second Anglo-Afghan War (1878-80): Add brief definition or description
- Afghanistan War (1978-92): A civil war in Afghanistan that matched the Soviet Union and its Afghan allies against a coalition of anti-Communist groups called the mujahideen, supported from the outside by the United States, Pakistan, and Saudi Arabia.
- Afghanistan War (2001-): Beginning on October 7, 2001, in response to the 9-11 attacks, military operations against the Taliban and al-Qaeda by United States and NATO forces