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Japan Flag

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  • Description: The Japanese National Flag is called hinomaru, which when translated into English, means “sun circle”. The circle in the middle of the flag represents the sun, and lies against a white background. It has been used as the national flag of Japan since the late nineteenth century.
    For more information, visit: http://web-japan.org/factsheet/en/pdf/e11_flag.pdf

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