For 300 years (1500-1800) Muslim pirates from the ports of Tunis(Tunisia), Tripoli(Lybia) and Algiers(Algeria) had captured 1 million Europeans to sell as slaves or hold for ransom.That is the conclusion of Robert Davis.His scholarly book on the theme is “Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters: White Slavery in the Mediterranean, the Barbary Coast and Italy, 1500-1800 “(2004). It was the done by the Muslim Moroccans,Tunisians and Algerians.
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For your friends that continue to blame the Islamic madness on U.S. foreign policy, this is an excellent rebuttal. This is who they are and what they do. Foreign policy be damned.