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Venezuela Flag


The flag of Venezuela is a tricolor with yellow, blue and red stripes from top to bottom with a coat of arms at the upper-left corner on the hoist side and an arc of eight stars at the center. The flag of Venezuela was formally adopted on March 12, 2006.

Venezuela Flag

Flag of Venezuela


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Flag of Venezuela Description
The flag of Venezuela features three horizontal stripes equal in size and representing the
three main colors of the flag of Gran Colombia, yellow, blue and red from top to bottom. Gran Colombia was a republic in the South America which broke in 1830.

It also features a coat of arm in the upper-left corner at the hoist side and an arc of eight stars at the center representing the provinces of Venezuela. The original flag had seven stars and the eighth star was added in 2006 to represent the province of Guayana.

The colors yellow, blue and red stand for the land's richness, courage and blood shed for the independence respectively.