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The flag of South Ossetian

The flag uised bi Republic o Sooth Ossetie is a tricolour, top tae bottom white, red, an yellow. The flag wis prescribed bi the Constitution o 26 November 1990 an confirmed bi the Regulation on the Naitional Flag o 30 Mairch 1992. The colours symbolize moral purity (white), martial courage (red), an wealth an prosperity (yellow).

The flag is also uised bi the pro-Georgia Provisional Administrative Entity o Sooth Ossetie, formerly based in Kurta, which opposes the separatist government in Tskhinvali.

The flag is almost identical tae the banner o North Ossetia-Alania, the anerlie difference being the aspect ratio.

In blazons, the flag is described as Per fess Argent and Or, a fess Gules.

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