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Flag and coat of arms
Flag and coat of armsadopted 22 May 1990. Yemen was formed on 22 May 1990 by the union of North Yemen and South Yemen.
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Description: Horizontally divided red-white-black
Use: on land, civil, state and war flag; at sea, civil, state, and naval ensign (as wel as naval jack).
Colour approximate specifications (as given in Album des Pavillons ):
image by António Martins
A golden eagle with a scroll in his claws inscribed in Arabic Al-Jumhuryijat al-Yamaniyah (the name of the country).
On the chest a shield: a golden dam with a coffee plant, beneath 4 blue and 3 white wavy stripes. On the right and left golden flag staffs with the national flag.
Mark Sensen, 19 April 1998
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