Flag of Yemen 🇾🇪

Flag of Yemen

The current flag of Yemen 🇾🇪 has been adopted in 1990 after the unification of North and South Yemen. Prior to 1990, each part disposed with its own flag - northern Arab Republic was using a flag similar to the present flag but with a green five-pointed star in the middle of the white stripe. The flag of South Yemen's Republic differed by blue triangle and a red five-pointed star on the left side of the flag. After creation of the Republic of Yemen, all different elements were dropped from the common flag as a sign of compromise and unity. Thus, only horizontal tricolor in the pan-Arab colors were kept. The colors red, white and black traditionally represent solidarity with the other Arab states.

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Country Yemen
Capital city Sanaá
Continent Asia
Population 25,235,000 (2013)
Total area 527,968 km2
Formation 22. 5. 1990
Highest point Jabal an Nabi Shu'ayb (3,666 m)
GDP $ 2,251 (IMF, 2012)
Currency yemeni rial (YER)
Code YE (YEM)
Calling code +967
Internet TLD .ye

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