Military List Of 2001 war in Afghanistan Battles

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List of every major 2001 war in Afghanistan battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous 2001 war in Afghanistan battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the 2001 war in Afghanistan, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this 2001 war in Afghanistan list are currently listed alphabetically, but if you want to find a specific battle you can search for it by using the "search". Information about these 2001 war in Afghanistan battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

List features battles like 2001 uprising in Herat and Fall of Kandahar.
2001 uprising in Herat is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List Of 2001 war in Afghanistan Battles
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The 2001 uprising in Herat was a coordinated insurrection and uprising in the Afghan city of Herat as part of the United States war in Afghanistan. The city was captured on November 12 by Northern Alliance forces as well as Special Forces of the United States, the United Kingdom and the Islamic Republic of Iran. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Herat, Afghanistan

Part of: War on Terrorism, Conflict in Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Combatants: Iran, United States of America, Taliban

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2006 Dutch/Australian Offensive

The 2006 Dutch-Australian offensive was a military operation carried out in Afghanistan by a combined force of Dutch and Australian troops that commenced in late April 2006 and concluded on 16 July 2006. The force entered the Taliban-controlled Chora District and Balochistan region, both of which are located north-east of the provincial capital, Tarin Kowt. The offensive's goal was to protect Tarin Kowt, the site of a soon-to-be base, from a potential Taliban attack. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Urozgan Province, Afghanistan

Part of: War in Afghanistan (2001–present)


2011 NATO attack in Pakistan

The 2011 NATO attack in Pakistan, was a border skirmish that occurred when US-led NATO forces engaged Pakistani security forces at two Pakistani military checkposts along the Afghanistan–Pakistan border on Saturday, 26 November 2011. Two NATO Apache helicopters an AC-130 gunship and two F-15E Eagle fighter jets entered by varying estimates as little as 200 meters to up to 2.5 kilometres, into the Pakistani border area of Salala in the Baizai subdivision of Mohmand Agency, FATA at 2 a.m. local time, from across the border in Afghanistan and opened fire at two border patrol check-posts, killing up to 24 Pakistani soldiers and wounding 13 others. The two Pakistan Army check-posts were codenamed ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Pakistan

Part of: War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Angoor Ada raid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List Of 2001 war in Afghanistan Battles
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The Angoor Ada raid was a covert raid conducted by U.S. Army Special Forces against Taliban fighters on September 3, 2008, within the border town of Angoor Ada in South Waziristan. It was the first time U.S. troops fought a ground-based battle against the Taliban within Pakistani borders. The raid took place at the same time as Pakistani military forces ended a four-week offensive in Bajaur, the northernmost Agency of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of which South Waziristan is the southernmost, an offensive that has displaced approximately half a million people. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Angoor Ada, Pakistan

Part of: War on Terrorism, War in North-West Pakistan, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Combatants: United States of America, Taliban

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