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Algerian Flag

Algeria Flag:
Flag of Algeria

Algeria's flag was officially adopted on July 3, 1962.

The flag features two equal vertical bands of green and white with a red, five-pointed star within a red crescent centered over the two-color boundary. The crescent, star, and color green are traditional symbols of Islam (the state religion).

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Algeria Coat of Arms:
Flag of Algeria

The national emblem of Algeria was adopted in 1976, and features the Atlas Mountains and cityscape encircled in Arabic text reading: "The People's Democratic Republic of Algeria." The traditional Islamic crescent rests below the mountains.

Algeria Photographs

Naval ensign of Algeria Naval ensign of Algeria1958 flag of AlgeriaThe flag of the Algerian government in exile (1958–1962)

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