Sydney siege inquest: Police gunfire killed hostage Katrina Dawson
The coroners inquest into the Sydney cafe siege hears that one hostage, Katrina Dawson, was killed by fragments of a police bullet, or bullets.
Sydney siege inquest: Police gunfire killed hostage Katrina Dawson
The coroners inquest into the Sydney cafe siege hears that one hostage, Katrina Dawson, was killed by fragments of a police bullet, or bullets.
Umm Hajul controversy
The Umm Hajul Controversy was one of many cases of fratricide committed during the Persian Gulf War. After U.S. forces accidentally opened fire on their own men, a cover-up was attempted. A plot eleme...
Ruby Murders
The Ruby Murders is the popular name for three separate incidents involving the deaths of six American citizens at or near the town of Ruby, Arizona. The first incident occurred in February 1920 when ...
Gulf of Tonkin incident
The Gulf of Tonkin Incident (Vietnamese: Sự kiện Vịnh Bắc Bộ), also known as the USS Maddox Incident, is the name given to two separate confrontations involving North Vietnam and the United States...
North Star Affair
The North Star affair occurred in May 1861 when Chinese pirates attacked the British merchant ship North Star. Several men were killed in the incident, including a Royal Navy officer, and the pirates ...
1960 U-2 incident
The 1960 U-2 incident happened during the Cold War on 1 May 1960, during the presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower and the premiership of Nikita Khrushchev when a United States U-2 spy plane was shot dow...
Rio de Janeiro Affair
The Rio de Janeiro Affair refers to a series of incidents during the Brazilian Naval Revolt in January 1894. Following three attacks on American merchant ships in the harbour of Rio de Janeiro, a bloo...
General Sherman incident
The General Sherman incident was the destruction of an armed merchant marine side-wheel steamer that visited Korea in 1866. It was an important catalyst to the end of Korean isolationism in the 19th c...
USS Monocacy incident
The USS Monocacy incident was an attack on the American gunboat Monocacy in January 1918 by Chinese soldiers along the Yangtze River. It was one of many incidents at the time involving armed Chinese f...
Ganghwa Island incident
The Ganghwa Island incident or the Japanese Battle of Ganghwa (Korean: 운요호 사건 [雲陽號事件] Unyo-ho sageon meaning "Un'yō incident"; Japanese: 江華島事件 Kōkatō jiken), was an armed encounter between the...
USS Panay incident
The USS Panay incident was a Japanese attack on the American gunboat Panay while she was anchored in the Yangtze River outside Nanking (now known as Nanjing), China on 12 December 1937. Japan and the ...
Gora Prai airstrike
71°07′E / 34.71°N 71.12°E / 34.71; 71.12The Gora Prai airstrike was an airstrike by the United States that resulted in the deaths of 11 paramilitary troops of the Pakistan Arm...
Battle of Khafji
The Battle of Khafji was the first major ground engagement of the Gulf War. It took place in and around the Saudi Arabian city of Khafji, from 29 January to 1 February 1991 and marked the culmination ...
Irene Incident
The Irene Incident of 1927 was a significant event of the British anti-piracy operations in China during the first half of the 20th century. In an attempt to surprise the pirates of Bias Bay, about si...
Nanking Incident
The Nanking Incident, (Chinese: 南京事件; pinyin: Nánjīng Shìjiàn; Wade–Giles: Nan-ching Shih-chien), occurred in March 1927 during the capture of Nanking by the National Revolutionary Army (N...
Wushe Incident
The Wushe Incident or Musha Incident (Japanese: and Chinese: 霧社事件, Hepburn: Musha Jiken, pinyin: Wùshè Shìjiàn; Wade–Giles: Wu-she Shih-chien; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Bū-siā Sū-kiāⁿ), ...
List of victories of Rudolf Berthold

Confirmed victories are numbered and listed chronologically. Unconfirmed victories are denoted by "u/c".In victories over an air crew, pilot casualties are listed first, then the observer(s).Sou...
USS Liberty (AGTR-5)
USS Liberty (AGTR-5) was a Belmont-class technical research ship that was attacked by Israel Defense Forces (IDF) during the 1967 Six-Day War.
A Victory Ship, her keel was laid down on 23 February...