The Mali flag was officially adopted on March 1, 1961.
The style of the flag is modeled after the French Tricolore
, and the green, yellow and red are Pan-African
Larger Mali flag
Mali Coat of Arms:
The Mali national emblem features the mosque of Djenne, a vulture, a rising sun, and a pair of bow and arrows against a light blue background.
The name of the country is displayed at the top, and the national motto at the bottom.