Banner o Azerbaijan

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The banner o Azerbaijan (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan bayrağı) is the naitional banner o Azerbaijan. It consists o three equal horizontal baunds colored blue, red, an green, wi a white crescent an an aicht-pointit star are centered in the red baund. The blue baund refers tae Turkic heritage,[1] the red is for progress an Europeanisation[2] an the green refers tae Islam.[3]

The offeecial colours an size wur adoptit on Februar 5, 1991,[4] since then the flag is referred tae in the Constitution an is mentioned twa times in the naitional anthem. The flag is uised on land, as the civil, state an war banner, at sea, as the civil, state an naval ensign an naval jack.[5] The specific shades o the naitional banner wur laid oot in a 2004 law as the follaein: blue - PMS 313 C, red - PMS 185 C, green - PMS 3405 C.[6]

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