November 23, This day during the Banana War

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 ended after after Argentina, Brazil and Chile (the three ABC Powers, the most powerful and wealthy countries in South America) were able to settle the issues between the United States and Mexico.  After the Tampico Affair, where nine American sailors were arrested by the Mexican government for entering off-limit areas in Tampico, Tamaulipas, President Woodrow Wilson ordered the United States Navy to prepare for the occupation of the port of Veracruz.

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