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by Pascal Gross, 22 September 2003
Note: When there is no district flag, link will lead to its capital's flag
Soviet era name: Qmelhnickii.
Antуnio Martins, 10 July 1999
Khmelnyts'ka oblast - The flag (ratio 2:3) comprises two equal vertical stripes of blue and red. The shield from the arms appears in the centre of the flag.The arms and flag were adopted on March 21, 2002. The author of design is M. Mastykash. Blue field and sun mean historical land of Podillya, and red field - Volyn. The ears emphasize agrarian character of oblast. Two gold ears have the form of the letter "X" (Cyrillic "Kh").
Andriy Grechilo, 22 September 2003