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  argentina flag
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  Argentina (11/06)
Argentina's population is overwhelmingly Catholic, but it also has the largest Jewish population in Latin America, estimated between 280,000 to 300,000 strong, and is home to one of the largest Islamic mosques in Latin America.
Argentina's constitution of 1853, as revised in 1994, mandates a separation of powers into executive, legislative, and judicial branches at the national and provincial level.
Argentina is a participant in the Three Plus One regional mechanism (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and the U.S.), which focuses on possible terrorist-related activity in the tri-border region.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/26516.htm   (5269 words)

  
 Argentina Flag
The blue and white colors of this flag were taken from the colors used in the Argentinean revolution against Spain in the early 1800's.
It was formed into a flag by General Manuel Belgrano, the leader of the revolution until his death in 1820.
The sun in the center of the flag is called the Sun of May, representing both figuratively and literally the sun that shown through the clouds on 25 May 1810 when the revolution started leading to the ultimate independence of Argentina.
www.ultimateflags.com /int/argentina.html   (85 words)

  
 Argentina Economy, Argentina People, Culture, Flag
Argentina is well known in the literary world too by having produced writers of international stature such as Jorge Luis Borges, Julio Cortázar, Ernesto Sábasto, Manuel Puig and Osvaldo Soriano.
The flag of Argentina constitutes of three equal horizontal bands - light blue at the top and bottom and white in between.
As a result of these policies, Argentina experienced a boom in economic growth in the early 1990s, followed by a period of somewhat more erratic growth in the second half of the decade when the country was hit by a series of external economic shocks.
www.mapsofworld.com /country-profile/argentina1.html   (728 words)

  
 Argentina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Article 2 of these instruments ablishes portions of earlier decrees (25 April 1884, 19 June 1943, and 24 April 1944) that restriced the use of the sun-bearing flag to the military and government agencies and derogated the legal status of the plain flag.
The ratio between the legth of the rays and the face of the sun is 2 : 2.5 : 2.
Flag bearers are usually selected through a careful screening process, and even in schools there is strong competition to achieve the honour.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/ar.html   (1450 words)

  
 Argentina Flag - World Flags 101 - Argentinean Flags
In the middle of the Argentine flag, and white stripe, is an emblem representing the sun with 32 alternating straight and wavy rays.
Argentines call the blue color of their national flag 'celeste', which is the color of the day sky seen from normal angles of sight.
When ceremonially carried, the Argentine flag and flag bearers are subject to certain particular and elaborate practices set by law and flags are always carried with at least two escorts.
www.worldflags101.com /a/argentina-flag.aspx   (368 words)

  
 Flag of Argentina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Flags with proportions of 1:2 and 2:3 are also in use.
After the declaration of independence on July 9, 1816, the flag was adopted as a symbol by the Argentine National Congress.
Somewhat later (1823) this flag was again the model for the flag of the United Provinces of Central America, a confederation of the current central American states of Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Costa Rica, which existed from 1823 to 1838.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_Argentina   (1637 words)

  
 Argentina Flag
This Argentina flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets, or for indoor use with lined pole hem, velcro tabs and fringe.
How the flag was created is disputed, but according to tradition during the Argentine War of Independence General Manuel Belgrano was commanding a battle and he noticed that both the Crown's forces and the independence forces were using the same colors (Spain's yellow and red).
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 Bandera Argentina / Flag of Argentina
This flag was adopted on February 12, 1812, four years after Argentina achieved independence from Spain (1816).
The "Sun of May" design was added to the flag in 1818.
The blue and white colors were chosen by Manuel Belgrano, the leader of the Argentinian revolution against Spain, and represent the blue sky parting to reveal white clouds, as is said to have happened when the Liberation demonstration began in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on May 25, 1810.
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 Argentina Flag, Argentinian Flag, Flag of Argentina, Argentina National Flag, Picture of Argentina Flag, Country Flag ...
The flag is in the ratio of 9:14.
In Argentina flight timings and weather conditions need to be carefully seen as it is in the Southern Hemisphere and the weather there is different from the one in the Northern Hemisphere.
Argentina is essentially a Latin American country but with strong roots in its European cultural past.
www.mapsofworld.com /flags/argentina-flag.html   (399 words)

  
 Unnofficial variants of the Argentine National Flag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The most common change to the flag is to change the sun for another symbol, or to add texts in the flag.
However this flag is not intended for the islands as a kind of "legal sub-division".
This model of flag (in fact there is another one much more common with the map shown in the same light blue shade of the upper and lower stripes of the flag), is a non-official variant of the Argentine Flag.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/ar!var.html   (533 words)

  
 flag Argentina, flags Argentina, anthem Argentina, hymn Argentina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The Argentine flag was officially introduced on 25th of July in 1816.
The coat of arms of Argentina was adopted in 1813, and it was confirmed in the today's form with the decree from 24th of April in 1944.
It' roots lie in the seal, which was in use by the parliament of the United Provinces of Rio de la Plata on the 13th of March in 1813.
www.flags-and-anthems.com /argentina.htm   (231 words)

  
 Argentina Flag
The national flag of Argentina consists of three equal horizontal bands of light blue (top), white (centre) and light blue (bottom) The emblem featured on the white band is a yellow sun with a human face known as the Sun of May
Argentina Flag etiquette is very strict and is is essential that Flag protocols and rules are followed correctly
A Flag of Argentina, when in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem of display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning in private with all due care and respect
www.flags-flags-flags.org.uk /argentina-flag.htm   (1527 words)

  
 Civil Alternate Flag of Argentina
This illustration of the Argentina Flag is available for immediate download as a single flag or as part of a complete set of international flags.
Two sizes for each country flag are available: one in the official proportions as specified by the particular country and one in a standardized 3:5 ratio.
Our flag illustrations are used by major book publishers, magazines, government agencies, international organizations, professional sports associations, international companies and professional designers around the world.
www.flagart.com /flags/argentina-ca.htm   (450 words)

  
 Argentina Flag
These flags are the made to the highest standards in the USA.
We stock the Argentina flag in 4x6 inch, 12x18 inch, 2ft x 3ft, 3ft x 5ft and 4ft x 6ft sizes in nylon and 3ft x 5ft in Superknit polyester.
The Argentina flag lapel pin is a great way to show your support for your country.
www.united-states-flag.com /argentina.html   (428 words)

  
 argentina flag and description
The current flag of Argentina was officially adopted on February 12, 1812.
The blue stripes upon a white field were placed on the flag by Manuel Belgrano, the leader of the revolution, and are said to be symbolic of the sky above, when the fight for the country's independence began.
All maps, graphics, flags and original descriptions created by Graphic Maps, a d/b/a of the Woolwine-Moen Group, unless otherwise noted and/or directly linked to the source, and use of same for any application whatsoever (with the exception of outline maps) requires written permission.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/flags/countrys/samerica/argntina.htm   (209 words)

  
 Argentina Flag
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Argentina's flag is a light blue and white triband with a yellow "Sun of May" in the center.
The flag is twice as wide as it is tall.
www.national-flags.com /flags/Argentina_Flag.html   (111 words)

  
 About Argentina - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
Argentina is a country in South America, situated between the Andes in the west and the southern Atlantic Ocean in the east and south.
The country is formally named República Argentina (pronunciation) ▶ (help·info) (Argentine Republic), while for purposes of legislation the form Nación Argentina (Argentine Nation) is used.
The culture of Argentina is as varied as the country's geography or its ethnic mix.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Argentina.html   (405 words)

  
 Argentine Flag - Flag Of Argentina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
If you would like to use this flag of Argentina or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this map of Argentina or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Argentina or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
www.appliedlanguage.com /flags_of_the_world/flag_of_argentina.shtml   (266 words)

  
 Miniature Argentina Stick Flag - (4" x 6")
Beautifully printed on silk like material, these hand held Argentina stick flags are ideal for any event.
Each 4" x 6" flag is screen printed and hemmed around the edges for extra durability.
Argentina Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
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 Argentina Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Despite Argentina's recent economic woes, its pleasures - stunning natural wonders, an elegant capital with a European-flavoured sophistication, and a passionate culture - are still as tempting as ever.
An interest in soccer and some nimble foot skills may be all you need to feel like a local.
Disclaimer: We've tried to make the information on this web site as accurate as possible, but it is provided 'as is' and we accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by anyone resulting from this information.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/south-america/argentina   (193 words)

  
 Flags of the World - Argentina
The Argentina flag was designed in 1812 by General Manuel Belgrano.
The Sun of May on the flag represents the sun as seen on May 25, 1810 when the independence demonstrations began.
This flag is also available on other products.
www.anyflag.com /country/argentin.php   (127 words)

  
 Express Flags | Argentina Country Flag with Seal, Argentinian flags
Authentic seals and designs are always correct in proportion to flag size.
Lightweight outdoor polyester is available in limited sizes as an economical alternative to nylon if extended outdoor use is not required.
We also can customize these flags with fringe and pole pockets for use indoors and in parades.
www.expressflags.com /argentina_seal.htm   (104 words)

  
 View Our Complete Selection of Argentina Flags
Made in the USA, these authentically reproduced Argentina flags are constructed of 100% nylon.
Each flag is finished with the highest durable polyester canvas heading reinforced with precision stitching and spurred brass grommets.
These Argentina flags are constructed by sewing the different colored panels together in appliqué technique and are great for outdoor use or hanging on a wall.
www.flags.com /p30086/Argentina-Flag/product_info.html   (133 words)

  
 Stock Photo of Flag of Argentina
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Football with country flag (Argentina) - huge size with 300 dpi.
Soccer in Argentina - a soccer ball and national flag of Argentina
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 Argentina flag to buy Argentinian flag.
Flagsonline.it logo will NOT be present on the real flag of Argentina.
The flag of Argentina was officially adopted on February 12, 1812.
Colours blue and white were placed on the flag by Manuel Belgrano, the leader of the revolution, and represent the sky above when the fight for independence began.
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 Image:Flag of Argentina.svg - Wikimedia Commons
This image shows a flag, a coat of arms, a seal or some other official insignia.
Image:Charly García - Argentina - En Casa Rosada - 3JUN05 -presidenciagovar (2).jpg
Image:Horacio Fontova - Argentina - En Casa Rosada - 7JUL06 -presidenciagovar.jpg
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Image:Flag_of_Argentina.svg   (950 words)

  
 Argentina's Flag - EnchantedLearning.com
This flag was adopted on February 12, 1812, four years before Argentina declared independence from Spain (1816).
Argentina's Flag Day is celebrated on 20th June, the anniversary of Belgrano's death.
A quiz and coloring printout on the Argentinian flag.
www.zoomschool.com /southamerica/argentina/flag   (206 words)

  
 Flag Argentina - Buy online
Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions.
These flags are lightweight flags and have a variety of uses: sporting team support; decorations; marches; occasional flying on a flagpole.
These flags are NOT designed for prolonged flying on flagpoles.
www.a1flags.com.au /flag_national_argentina.aspx   (276 words)

  
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