Spanish American War:

The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, effectively the result of American intervention in the ongoing Cuban War of Independence. American attacks on Spain's Pacific possessions led to involvement in the Philippine Revolution and ultimately to the Philippine-American War.

Spanish American War

Date: April 25 - August 12, 1898

Location: Cuba and Puerto Rico (Caribbean) Philippine Islands and Guam (Asia-Pacific)


Territorial changes:Spain relinquishes sovereignty over Cuba, cedes the Philippine Islands, Puerto Rico, and Guam to the United States for the sum of $20 million.


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