The national flag of Lebanon was adopted on December 7, 1943.
The red bands on top and bottom symbolize the pure blood shed in the fight for freedom, the white for peace and the mountain snow, and the green cedar is symbolic of immortality and steadiness.
Lebanon Coat of Arms:
Lebanon's coat of arms is composed of a shield depicting the national flag.
|Land Area||10,230 km2|
|Water Area||170 km2|
|Total Area||10,400km2 (#161)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$85.16 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$18,500|