AHHHHHH!!!!! We just finished the War of 1812 and know i have to deal with these god damn pirates again. If only jefferson did his job.
I want war they are hurting our people. WAR I say.
President James Madison’s plea for war highlighted the “acts of more overt and direct warfare against the citizens of the United States trading in the Mediterranean, some of whom are still detained in captivity.”
10 Congressman declared war on Algiers on the 2nd of March 1815 and gave Madison “the authority to take whatever measures he deemed necessary.”
Second Barbary War. The Second Barbary War (1815) was fought between the United States and the North African Barbary Coast states of Tripoli, Tunis, and Ottoman Algeria. The war ended when the United States Senate ratified Commodore Stephen Decatur's Algerian treaty on December 5, 1815.