Who won the Trojan War?


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The Trojan War was won by the Greeks after a 10-year long battle. The decisive turn in the war was the charge led by Odysseus from the Trojan Horse.

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Who won the Trojan War?
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The mythological Trojan War began when the Greeks tried to bring Helen back to Greece. After a long stalemate, Odysseus came up with a plan to finish the war. Boats were scattered out of sight while a large wooden horse was constructed. The horse was given to the Trojans to signify a peace offering, but Odysseus and a small group of men hid inside of it. Upon nightfall, Odysseus and his troop set fire to the city and consequently won the war.

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