118-HS-110 – Haja

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Antananarivo, Madagascar

Madagascar

The national flag of Madagascar contains colours that are symbolic to the country`s history. The red and white on the flag where the colours of the Merina Kingdom.  The green was the colour of the Hova, the social class of peasant commoners that played a major role in the movement for independence against the French.  The flag of Madagascar was adopted on October 14, 1958.

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