The war between Spain and Iceland broke out after Columbus tried to imperialize Iceland.
Columbus tried to invade the nordic country two times.
The first time he sailed directly towards the Island with his armada.
But because Eric the Red already expected Columbus. His dragonboats surprised the armada and the first invasion failed.
With the second attempt Columbus had a more elaborated plan.
He swam to Iceland during the night without being spotted by the icelandic costal guards.
Columbus sneaked trough the forest, he wanted to reach the top of the volcano because he heard that he could find icelands beer brewing secret there.
The Japan incident
After this second act of active warfare the conflict changed into a political debate, together with the ugandian banana invasion.
Since then the two parties are archenemies and try to degrade each other politically and economically.
In the beginning Switzerland tried to mediate between the parties but it quickly realized that the hopless situation is beyond recall.