One of the former Barbary States
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One of the former Barbary States :
There were two Barbary Wars, fought between the US and the Barbary States of North Africa. The wars were caused by Barbary pirates and privateers attacking and extracting tributes from American ships in the Mediterranean. Presidents Jefferson and Madison directed the US Navy to attack the Barbary States of Tripoli, Tunis and Algiers in order to cut off support for the pirates.
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