A conflict between the United States and Mexico, also known as The Mexican-American War, fought from April 1846 to February 1848 that stemmed from the annexation of the Republic of Texas by the U.S. in 1845, and a land dispute over where the border for Texas ended. The U.S. entered into war with Mexico again and occupied the Veracruz area of Mexico in 1914.

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