The Bosnia and Herzegovina flag was officially adopted in February, 1998.
The blue and white colors are from the Pan-Slavic Tricolore. The prominent gold shield is taken from the arms of King Stephen Tvrtho, 1376-1391.
Larger Bosnia and Herzegovina flag
Bosnia and Herzegovina Coat of Arms:
Bosnia and Herzegovina's coat of arms was adopted in 1998.
The three-pointed shield represents each of the three major ethnic groups of the country, while the design itself mirrors that of the national flag.
Bosnia and Herzegovina's Information
|Land Area||51,187 km2|
|Water Area||10 km2|
|Total Area||51,197km2 (#125)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$42.53 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$11,000|
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