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Q: What was the United states and tripoli war about?
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Why did Tripoli declare war on United states?

the united states ,too,had to pay tribute to the Barbary coast state. the ruler of Tripoli, how ever, did not think it was enough.

Who declared war on the US when they refused to pay a bribe?

Tripoli declared war on the United States after the US refused to pay a bribe.

Which Barbary Coast state declared war on the United States in 1801?

Tripoli was the Barbary Coast state that declared war on the United States in 1801

Which of the Barbary States did Jefferson choose to blockade in 1801?

Jefferson chose to blockade Tripoli, which was one of the Barbary States, in 1801. The blockade was a response to Tripoli's demand for increased tribute payments from the United States. This ultimately led to the First Barbary War.

What year did the US marines attack shores of tripoli?

The United States Marines attacked the shores of Tripoli in 1805 during the First Barbary War. This conflict was fought between the United States and the Barbary States of North Africa, including Tripoli, which were demanding tribute payments for safe passage in the Mediterranean Sea.

North African leader who fought an undeclared war with the United states from 1801 to 1805?

Pasha of Tripoli. #6

What country or countries is tripoli in?

There is a city known as Tripoli in three countries: Lebanon, Libya, and the United States.

They have fought from the halls of Montezuma to the shores of tripoli?

The United States Marines

Who raided Tripoli during the time of The Louisiana Purchase?

The United States Marine Corps. That's why there song says "to the shores of Tripoli."

Name one war fought by the US in the 1803?

In 1803, the United States was involved in the Barbary Wars. This war was with Tripoli fought in the Meridian, and from whence part of the Marine Corps Hymn is drawn.

What war occurred during the 1800s?

As in most centuries, lots of wars occurred in the 1800s. The Napoleonic Wars, the Franco Prussian War, the Crimean War, the Prussian/Austrian War, the American/British War of 1812 and various small wars of independance in the Balkans (South East Europe).

How long did the war with tripoli last?

The war with Tripoli lasted five years