What was the Leticia Incident (1932-1933)?

Introduction The Leticia Incident, also called the Leticia War or the Colombia-Peru War (01 September 1932 to 24 May 1933), was a short-lived armed conflict between Colombia and Peru over territory in the Amazon rainforest. In the end, they reached an agreement to divide the disputed area between them. Background Civilian Takeover The Colombia-Peru War… Read More