Flag of Mauritania / Mauritanian (JPG)

Mauritania flag

Flag of Mauritania / Mauritanian (jpg)

The flag of Mauritania is the common name for the national flag of Mauritania in north-west Africa. The colors of green and gold are considered Pan-African colors. Green is also used to symbolize Islam, and the gold for the sands of the Sahara desert. The crescent and star are symbols of Islam, which is the major religion in the nation.

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Internet Statistics of Mauritania
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