Arab World


09. Eritrea



Stage of Eritrea
Hagere Ertra




The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who. Ed. Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Leiden: Brill Publisher, 2010. Section: States of  the World, s.v. 'Eritrea'.

Capital: Asmara (Population estimate: 500,000)
Head of State: Issaias Afewerki (President)      
National Flag: A red isosceles triangle, base to the hoist side, divides the flag into two right triangles, the upper triangle is green, the lower one is blue, a gold wreath encircling a gold olive branch is centred on the hoist side of the red triangle

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