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- Full name : State of Qatar
- Emir in 2012: Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani
- Currency in Qatar : Riyal
- Total area : 4,467.6 square miles
- Capital of Qatar: Doha
- Biggest city : Doha
- Main Cities : Doha, Ar Rayyan, Al Wakrah
- Continent : Asia
A flag is often an amalgam of anecdotes that tell the history of a country.
You will find below the description and explanation for the symbols of the flag of qatar.
Qatar's flag was adopted July 17, 1949. It is composed of two bands: white at the hoist and maroon at the wind. These bands are separated by a 9 white peaks broken line. Originally the flag was bearing the red color instead of the maroon, that it is one of the few in the world to adopt. it was replaced to represent the blood shed by soldiers during the Battle of Alzubara in 1930. Nine points relate to United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain and Qatar are added.
You can download the national flag of Qatar in different sizes, in a decidedly modern design for your personal use, or for wider use. Qatar's flag is available in 4 different resolutions to best suit your purposes (S, M, L, XL). Click on the flag to access the download page.