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Somali Flag

Somalia Flag:

Flag of Somalia

The flag of Somalia was officially adopted on October 12, 1954. The blue field is the same shade used by the United Nations.

The five-pointed white "Star of Unity" is symbolic of the Somali race found in Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya and the former associated British and Italian colonies.

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Somalia Coat of Arms:
Flag of Somalia

Somalia's coat of arms features two leopards supporting a shield, which bears the white star of the national flag. Below the shield are two crossed lances and palm fronds wrapped in a ribbon.

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.