Flag of Montenegro (GIF)



The flag of Montenegro (Montenegrin: Застава Црне Горе) is a red flag with a gold border with the national coat of arms in the middle. Red is thought to represent the blood of Christ and the blood shed for independence, while yellow represents the royal heritage. On its coat of arms, there are symbols symbolizing Christianity and a two-headed eagle showing the harmony of the church and the state. The height-to-width ratio in the flag is 1:2, and the flag was adopted on July 13, 2004.

The Montenegro flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Montenegro is a sovereign state in the Adriatic Sea in Southeast Europe. Its capital is Podgorica (official) and its population is about 620,173 (2021). According to its land and sea borders, it borders with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Serbia, and Kosovo.

COUNTRY PROFILE
Capital and largest city:Podgorica
Other major city:Nikšić
Official language:Montenegrin
Region:Southern Europe
Ethnic groups:44.5% Montenegrins,
28.7% Serbs,
8.6% Bosniaks,
4.9% Albanians,
0.9% Croats,
13.6% Others
Religions:75.93% Christians,
19.21% Muslims,
3.31% irreligious,
3.65% others
Nationality name:Montenegrin
Area:13,812 km²
(5,333 sq mi)
Population:620,173 (2021)
Currency:Euro
Country codes:ME, MNE (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.me
Calling code:+382
Flag emoji code:🇲🇪


Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Montenegro (Montenegrin: Zastava i grb Crne Gore / Застава и грб Црне Горе), GIF
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Conor
Wikipedia have updated the colours of the flag to comply with an official vector from a government document.
https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=File:Flag_of_Montenegro.svg&offset=20220619151521
https://www.gov.me/dokumenta/843d2910-c36a-4dfc-8e1b-6458c1a103ea
February 2, 2023 at 9:41 PM
admin
All updated to official colors
February 3, 2023 at 12:15 AM

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