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Encyclopedia > Flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
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TRNC Flag

The flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is based on the flag of Turkey with the colors reversed and two horizontal red stripes added at the top and bottom. It was the result of a competition to find a new representative flag for the TRNC. It is officially regarded as the state flag of the TRNC; the national flag of the TRNC is the national flag of Turkey. Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus. ... Official language Turkish Capital LefkoÅŸa (Nicosia) (, ) Founder Rauf DenktaÅŸ President Mehmet Ali Talat Prime Minister Ferdi Sabit Soyer House Speaker Fatma EkenoÄŸlu Area  - Total  - % water 3,355 km² 2. ... Flag ratio: 2:3 The flag of Turkey consists of a white crescent and star on a red background. ... The flags of the U.S. states exhibit a wide variety of regional influences and local histories, as well as widely different styles and design principles. ... A national flag is a flag that symbolises a country and that can usually be flown by citizens of that country. ...


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TRNC Presidential Flag

The flag used by the President of the TRNC is identical to the state flag, but with the edition of a red-and-yellow star in the upper left corner. The top red stripe is terminated just before the star. The flag also has a yellow fringe. Flag of the President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus File links The following pages link to this file: Rauf Denktash Mehmet Ali Talat Flag of Northern Cyprus Category:Presidents of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus ... Flag of the President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus File links The following pages link to this file: Rauf Denktash Mehmet Ali Talat Flag of Northern Cyprus Category:Presidents of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus ...


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