Korean Unification Flag

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Korean Unification
Unification flag of Korea.svg
Proportion2:3
Adopted1991; 30 years ago (1991)
DesignImage of the Korean Peninsula in solid blue, including the contested Liancourt Rocks, on a white field.

The Korean Unification Flag is a flag designed to represent all of Korea when North and South Korea participate as one team in sporting events.

Design[change | change source]

The background is white. In the center there is a blue figure of the Korean Peninsula, including Jeju Island to the southwest, and Ulleungdo and the Liancourt Rocks to the east, added in 2003.

In the 2018 Winter Olympics, Ulleungdo and the Liancourt Rocks were not included in the flag.[1]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "'Flag dispute' halts joint Korean march". BBC News. 2018-03-08. Retrieved 2018-03-10.