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You have a line in the film where you joke to James, “I live in an emirate.”Alec Baldwin Uncensored: On His HBO Doc, Bloomberg, Polanski, and The New York Times|Marlow Stern|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The stronghold in Mali was to be the centerpiece of a larger Qaeda emirate across the Sahel from Mauretania to Nigeria.
The group followed that strategy after the Afghan Taliban emirate was toppled in 2001.
It developed that he wants an Islamic emirate in Afghanistan, not democracy, which is "Western."
They believe they have this emirate in Gaza [and that] it will be expanded to some other countries.
Toward the close of the ninth century the emirate began to break under the strain of constant war.A History of Spain|Charles E. Chapman
In 1313 the town was taken by Saru Khan and became the capital of the Turcoman emirate of that name.