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Flags by David Ross

By David Ross

A quick historical past of flags, explaining the symbolism of nationwide flags from 5 continents.

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Green stands for agriculture, yellow for mineral wealth, and red for bloodshed. The white star stands for national purity. flies Benin 1975 Benin became a People's Republic. The new flag is green with a red star in the upper hoist. The old Dahomey In flag sported the red, yellow, green Pan- African colors. Nigeria The design was selected ahead of Nigeria's independence from The green stands for the country's forests and white is for peace. Britain in 1960. Niger Adopted in 1959 before independence from France in 1960, the orange disc in the center represents the sun, the orange stripe the Sahara desert in the north, the white stands for goodness and purity, and the green for the grass of the south.

Flags of the Caribbean Puerto Rico A Commonwealth of the United States, the flag is only flown with the Stars and Stripes. The country fought with Cuba for independence from Spain and their flags are almost identical. Cuba The "Lone Star" banner, dating from 1849, was not officially adopted until independence in 1902. The red triangle stands for freedom. Haiti The present flag, which started as a variation of the French tricolor, dates from 1964. The two colors represent the country's African heritage.

It has been in use since 1972 when it symbolized the wish for independence. Issas) gained France in 1977. Its flag Somalia British Somaliland (in the north) united with Somalia (in the south) in 1960 to form today's Somalia. The simple flag of the southern region of the country was adopted by the new country. 44 Kenya Based on the flag of the Kenya African National Union which led the independence struggle, the design was adopted in 1963. The masai warrior's shield two crossed spears stand and for defense of freedom.

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