Ajman also spelt Ujman, is one of the seven emirates
Emirates of the United Arab Emirates
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 constituting the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
United Arab Emirates
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. With an area of just 260 square kilometres (100 sq mi), Ajman is the smallest emirate by area. Its seat of government is Ajman
Ajman (city)
Ajman is the capital of the emirate of Ajman located along the Persian Gulf.-Population:The city has a population of 225,000...

, which is bordered on its north, south, and east by Sharjah.

Located along the Persian Gulf
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, Ajman also controls Masfut and Manama, two small, inland enclaves that are primarily agricultural.