wikipedia - 13 Sep 2016
The 1437 Battle of Tangier, sometimes referred to as the Siege of Tangiers, refers to the attempt by a Portuguese expeditionary force to seize the Moroccan citadel of Tangier, and their subsequent defeat by the armies of the Marinid sultanate of Morocco.
Face2Face Africa - 01 Jun 2018
1418's Siege of Ceuta initiated by the Benemerine Sultan, was quickly terminated by John, Constable of Portugal and Henry the Navigator. Ceuta proved to be an unprofitable venture for the Portuguese. The Battle of Tangier ensued to boost the appeal of ...