Flag of Turkmenistan
Facts, history and meaning about the flag of Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan is located in Asia.
The official ISO 3166 code for Turkmenistan is:
The flag of Turkmenistan was adopted for the first time in connection with the independence, but after a few minor changes, it was adopted again in 2001, with the proportions 2:3.
The flag is completely green, except for a band with a pattern inspired by woven carpets, and a white crescent with five five-pointed white stars situated to the pattern's top right. The pattern features gold, green, red and white at the inner edge of the flag.
Green is a sacred color in Turkmenistan, which explains why it represents such a large part of the flag. The crescent and the stars are traditional Turkish symbols of Islam. The pattern shows five different motifs that are used in the Turkish-speaking countries of Central Asia.
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