Why did MacArthur and naval officer Lt. Eugene Clark devise an amphibious assault against North Korean dictator Kim Il Sung, and what did it achieve?
How did fabricated reports of Polish soldiers invading Germany allow Hitler to move across the German-Polish border, and why did this provoke World War II?
How did Cuban rebel leader Fidel Castro inspire a revolution against the dictator Fulgencio Batista, and why did his campaign provoke all-out war?
Why did Saddam Hussein invade Iran in 1980; and how did his miscalculation provoke a long war with the Ayatollah Khomeini that would cost a million lives?
What drove the Argentinian military junta to invade the Falklands in 1982, and why did Margaret Thatcher gamble on a risky counterattack to protect the territory?
In 1989, the US military invades Panama to remove former ally Noriega. But will they achieve their mission to neutralise the army and capture the dictator?