Flag of Sint Maarten

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Flag of Sint Maarten
Governor's Standard

The flag of Sint Maarten is the national flag of Sint Maarten, a country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands occupying the southern half of the island of Saint Martin. The flag, designed by Roselle Richardson,[1] was officially adopted on 13 June 1985.

Design and symbolism[edit]

The flag is a horizontal bicolour of red and blue with the coat of arms of Sint Maarten on a white chevron. The red symbolises war and bloodshed, the blue peace and assurance of pardon, and the white purity and faith.

Similar flags[edit]

The design of the flag of Sint Maarten resembles the war flag of the Philippines.

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