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1. The USS Maine explodes in Havana's harbour
2. Congress recognizes independence of Cuba
3. US Navy implements a blockade of Cuba
4. The United States and Spain are (both) officially at war
5. The Battle of Manila Bay (Philippines)
6. US blockade of San Juan Bay (Puerto Rico)
7. US troops land at Guantánamo Bay (Cuba)
8. The island of Guam is surrendered to US occupation
9. The Battle of San Juan Hill (Cuba)
10. The Battle of Santiago de Cuba
11. Spain capitulates to the United States at Santiago
12. US troops invade Puerto Rico
13. Armistice protocols are agreed upon
14. Spanish troops surrender Manila in a "mock battle"
15. Spain and the United States sign the Treaty of Paris
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