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Flag of Tunisia


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The Tunisia flag has a bright red background with a white disk in the center which holds a crescent and a star. The red color is symbolic of Islam.
The crescent and the star in the flag of Tunisia is a popular motif of the Islamic world. This motif is considered to be a symbol of good luck.

The crescent and star is also symbolic of the connection between Tunisia and the Ottoman Empire.

Official Name: Jumhuriya at Tunisiya

Capital: Tunis

Location: In northern Africa on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. The country is bordered by Libya to the southeast and Algeria to the west.

Area: 163, 610 Sq. km.

Official Languages: Arabic

National Flag: Red background containing a red five pointed star surrounded by a red crescent on a white circle.

National Anthem: Himat AL Hima Defenders of the Homeland (1987)

National symbol(s):encircled red star and crescent

National colors: red, white

National anthem:
name: "Humat Al Hima" (Defenders of the Homeland)
lyrics/music: Mustafa Sadik AL-RAFII and Aboul-Qacem ECHEBBI/Mohamad Abdel WAHAB

Fact about Tunisia flag

CountryTunisia
Designed byNA
Adopted1831
RevisionNA
Design and ColorsA red field with a centered white sun-disc containing a red five-pointed star surrounded by a red crescent
Size Ratio2:3


Last Updated On : August 29th, 2017