Flag of Guinea (GIF)



The national flag of Guinea (French: drapeau de la Guinée) consists of three vertical stripes of red, yellow, and green. Red symbolizes the blood of martyrs who died as a result of slavery and war. Yellow represents the sun and the richness of the country. Green refers to the vegetation of the country. The height-to-width ratio in the flag is 2:3, and the flag was adopted on November 10, 1958.

Its coat of arms features a white dove holding an olive branch in its beak atop a golden shield. Below the shield are a stripe in the colors of the national flag and a ribbon that reads "business, justice, and solidarity".

The Guinea flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Guinea, officially the Republic of Guinea, is a country on the west coast of Africa. Its capital is Conakry, and its population is about 13.5 million (2021). According to its land borders, it borders with Ivory Coast, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, and Sierra Leone.

The waving flag of Guinea with its coat of arms (unofficial)
COUNTRY PROFILE
Capital and largest city:Conakry
Other major cities:Nzérékoré,
Kankan
Official language:French
Region:Western Africa
Ethnic groups:32% Fulani,
30% Mandinka,
20% Susu,
6% Kissi,
5% Kpelle,
7% others
Religions:85% Islam,
8% Christianity,
7% Traditional African religion
Nationality name:Guinean
Area:245,836 km²
(94,918 sq mi)
Population:13.5 million (2021)
Currency:Guinean franc
Country codes:GN, GIN (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.gn
Calling code:+224
Flag emoji code:🇬🇳


Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Guinea (French: Drapeau et armoiries de la Guinée), GIF

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