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Flag Log's World Flag Chart 1993

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Andorra
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Azerbaijan
The Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Brunei
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Comoros
Congo
Costa Rica (civil)
Costa Rica (state)
Côte d'Ivoire
Croatia
Cuba
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark (civil)
Denmark (state)
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador (state)
Ecuador (civil)
Egypt
El Salvador
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia
Fiji
Finland (civil)
Finland (state)
France
Gabon
The Gambia
Georgia
Germany (civil)
Germany (state)
Ghana
Greece
Grenada
Guatemala
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti (state)
Haiti (civil)
Honduras
Hungary
Iceland (civil)
Iceland (state)
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
North Korea
South Korea
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Micronesia
Moldova (front)
Moldova (back)
Monaco (civil)
Monaco (state)
Mongolia
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Norway (civil)
Norway (state)
Oman
Pakistan
Palestine
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay (front)
Paraguay (back)
Peru (civil)
Peru (state)
Philippines
Poland (civil)
Poland (state)
Portugal
Qatar
Romania
Russia
Rwanda
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
San Marino
São Tomé and Príncipe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Taiwan
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Vatican City
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
Vietnam
Western Samoa
Yemen
Yugoslavia
Zaire
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Other Peoples and Places

Aboriginal Australians
Ainu
Åland
American Samoa
Anguilla
Aruba
Assyria
Azores
Basque Country
Bougainville
Brittany
Buddhism
Canary Islands
Catalonia
Chagos Islands
Chechnya
Cherokee
Christmas Island
Chuvashia
Comanche
Cook Islands
Corsica
Crimea
Crimean Tatar
Druze
East Timor
East Turkestan
England
European Union
Faroe Islands
Flanders
French Guiana
French Polynesia
Gagauzia
Gibraltar
Greenland
Guadeloupe
Guam
Guernsey
Haida
Haudenosaunee
Hawaii
Isle of Man
Jersey
Kalmykia
Karakalpakstan
Karen
Kurdistan
Lakota
Madeira
Māori
Mapuche
Martinique (nationalist)
Martinique (traditional)
Métis
Nagaland
Navajo
Netherlands Antilles
New Caledonia
Niue
Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islands
Oromia
Palau
Puerto Rico
Quebec
Rapa Nui
Rohingya
Romani
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Sakha
Sápmi
Scotland
Shan
Somaliland
South Sudan
Tatarstan
Texas
Tibet
Torres Strait Islands
Tyva
U.S. Virgin Islands
Udmurtia
Wales
Wallis and Futuna
Wallonia
Western Sahara

Events of 1993

January 1: At the stroke of midnight, Czechoslovakia was dissolved into the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The Czech government had at one point agreed to adopt a new flag, but instead it continued flying the old Czechoslovakian flag.
March 31: The Chinese government adopted a flag for Macau in advance of the 1999 handover.
April 28: The Principality of Andorra was officially constituted as a sovereign state.
May 24: After a thirty year separatist war, Eritrea attained independence from Ethiopia. The country's new flag was based on the flag of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, with the addition of the emblem from the 1952 flag.
June 30: Cambodia's transitional government formally adopted the flag used between 1948 and 1970 as the sole national flag.
June 30: Kalmykia adopted a new flag with a lotus flower, representing the republic's majority Buddhist population.
July 28: The breakaway region of Gagauzia adopted a new "sky flag", replacing the "wolf flag" which was associated with far-right extremism and Pan-Turkic nationalism.
November 1: The European Union was established.
December 11: Russia shortened the ratio of its flag from 1:2 to 2:3.
December 12: Tuva changed the official spelling of its name to Tyva.
Sometime in 1993: Future President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko proposed a new national flag but failed to get parliamentary support for a referendum.