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Uruguayan Civil War
also called "Guerra Grande" and has one more synonym

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  1. was a series of armed conflicts that took place between the Colorados at Montevideo and Blancos at Cerrito in Uruguay from 1839 to 1851

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  2. The efforts of the Colorados were supported by France, the United Kingdom, and Brazil, while the efforts of the Blancos were supported by Argentina

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  3. The political scene in Uruguay became split between two parties, the conservative Blancos ("Whites") and the liberal Colorados ("Reds")

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  4. In 1838, Uruguayan president General Fructuoso Rivera intervened in an internal conflict between the states of the Argentine Confederation

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  5. With the destruction of the Uruguayan army at the battle of Arroyo Grande, it was assumed that the country's capital, Montevideo, would fall to the combined forces of the Argentine dictator Juan Manuel Rosas and the former Uruguayan president Manuel

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