The Armenian flag has three equal sized horizontal bands: the top stripe is red, the middle one blue and the bottom stripe is orange. The colors on the Armenia Flag represent its people.
The red color of the flag represents the sacrifice and blood of the Armenian soldiers spilled in various struggles in both past and present. The color orange is symbolic of the fertile lands of Armenia and the blue color stands for hope and aspiration for the progress of Armenia.
The flag is in the ratio of 1:2.
The Republic of Armenia
August 24, 1990
the independent Armenian government
At the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe
Sevan, Stepanavan, Aragatsotn, Ararat
11,484 square miles