Flag of Guinea-Bissau

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Flag of Guinea-Bissau
Flag of Guinea-Bissau.svg
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Adopted24 September 1973
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Flag of PAIGC

The flag of Guinea-Bissau was created in 1973 when independence from Portugal was proclaimed.[1]

Appearance[change | change source]

It has one vertical red line on the hoist side charged with a black five-pointed star; two horizontal lines on the fly side (yellow and green).

References[change | change source]

  1. Shelby, Tommie (October 2003). "Two Conceptions of Black Nationalism". Political Theory. 31 (5): 664–692. doi:10.1177/0090591703252826. ISSN 0090-5917. S2CID 145600053.