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Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis.svg
Adopted September 19, 1983 [1]
Designed by (unknown designer in flag competition)
Proportions 2:3 [2]

The flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis has a black sinister stripe outlined in yellow with two white five-pointed stars inside the stripe. The stars are pointed perpendicular to the stripe's direction. The upper triangle is green, and the lower triangle is red.

Symbolism[]

2 stars the two main islands: Saint Kitts, Nevis
black African culture
green agriculture
red struggle for independence
yellow sunshine

[3]

Design story[]

The flag was designed in a competition, and the winning design was chosen by the English College of Arms. [4]

References[]

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