December 20 1861 - English transports loaded with 8,000 troops set sail for Canada so that troops are available if the "Trent Affair" is not settled without war
1941 - The Flying Tigers, American pilots in China, enter combat against the Japanese over Kunming
1943 - Soviet forces halt a German army trying to relieve the besieged city of Stalingrad
1946 - Viet Minh & French forces fight fiercely in Annamite section of Hanoi
1948 - U.S. Supreme Court announces that it has no jurisdiction to hear the appeals of Japanese war criminals sentenced by the International Military Tribunal
1960 - National Liberation Front is formed by guerrillas fighting the Diem regime in South Vietnam
1989 - U.S. troops invade Panama to oust General Manuel Noriega and replace him with Guillermo Endara
1995 - NATO begins peacekeeping operation in Bosnia
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