The Somalia flag was adopted on October 12, 1954. It was designed by Mohammed Awale Liban. It features a white star set on a light blue background.
The Somalia flag has the ratio 2:3. It is modeled after the flag of the United Nations, which played a role and helping the nation gain independence from Italy. The five points of the star represents the 5 sections Somalis were divided into by the Europeans.
The country is located in eastern Africa. The Somalia flag belongs to a country that is a considered to be a transitional government. It gained its independence from the United Kingdom and Italy in 1960.
The capital city is Mogadishu, which is also the largest city. The Somalia flag belongs to a nation whose anthem is “Somalia, Wake Up”.
Some interesting facts about Somalia:
religion: Islam (mostly Sunni)
languages: siSwati, English
population: Somali, Arabic, English, and Italian
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