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Vanuatu Flag and Description

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The flag of Vanuatu was officially adopted on February 18, 1990.

The Vanuatu chain of islands is in the shape of a Y, and the yellow horizontal Y on the flag is representative of same, as well as yellow being symbolic of sunshine; green symbolic of the fertile lands, red symbolic of bloodshed for freedom, and black represents the Melanesian people that originally settled the islands.

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This page was last updated on July 12, 2016.