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Clara Bonzi Teixeira
Ireland Infographics, see the text below for details

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Ireland

Ireland is a country in western Europe with a 2,000 mile-long coastline on the Atlantic.

Symbols on the Flag

[picture of Irish flag, featuring three vertical stripes]

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Egypt Infographics, see the text below for details

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Egypt

Egypt is a country located in the northeastern corner of Africa.

Symbols on the Flag

[image of Egyptian flag]

The eagle represents strength and power; white symbolizes peace and purity; black symbolizes the dark period of occupation; red represents the blood of Egyptians in the war against colonization

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Japan Infographics: see the text below for details

 

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Japan

Japan is an island country lying off the east coast of Asia.

Symbols on the Flag

[image of Japanese flag]
The red disc represents the sun, a traditional symbol of Japan. the disc is called Hinomaru, meaning the “circle of the sun."

White represents purity and honesty.

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Greece Infographics, see the text below for details

 

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Greece

Greece is the southernmost of the countries of the Balkan Peninsula.

Symbols on the Flag: [image of Greek flag]

White cross symbolizes Greek Orthodoxy, the established religion of Greece.
The nine stripes represent the nine syllables of the phrase Ελευθερία ή Θάνατος ("Freedom or Death").

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