Example sentences for: affiliates

How can you use “affiliates” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Albania has become something of a terrorist hotbed in recent months: The three ( NYT ) or four ( WP ) Egyptians arrested there during June and July have been identified as likely affiliates of Saudi terrorist financier Osama Bin Ladin, whose name has surfaced repeatedly in connection with the Africa bombings.

  • Back in 1994, the ALA and some of its state affiliates started bashing the cement-kiln industry, which was trying to get permits to burn toxic waste.

  • Before 9/11, al Qaeda and its affiliates had killed fewer than 50 Americans, including the East Africa embassy bombings and the Cole attack.

  • John McCain , R-Ariz., is threatening NBC with hostile legislation or obstruction of its affiliates' license renewals unless NBC adopts the new sex-and-violence ratings system.

  • It is the threat posed by Islamist terrorism-especially the al Qaeda network, its affiliates, and its ideology.

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