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São Tomean Flag

Sao Tome Flag:
Flag of Sao Tome

The Sao Tome and Principe flag was officially adopted in 1975, shortly after gaining its independence from Portugal.

The red triangle symbolizes that hard-fought struggle for independence, and the two black stars represent the country's two main islands. The green, yellow and black are the Pan-African colors.

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Sao Tome Coat of Arms:
Flag of Sao Tome The coat of arms of Sao Tome and Principe displays a falcon on the left and parrot on the right holding a shield. A blue star rests above the shield and the national motto ("Unity, discipline, work") is displayed on a ribbon below.

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.