World's Most Obscure Flags Explained (PHOTOS)

Let me take you on a guided tour of the 10 weirdest national flags to be found around the world.
08/14/2012 07:25 am ET Updated Oct 14, 2012
Flag bearers parade during the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt
Flag bearers parade during the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

The Olympics are one of the few times you get to admire some of the lesser-known flags of the world: the bold colors of South Africa, the intricate detail of Belize, the soothing simplicity of Ukraine. Let me take you on a guided tour of the eight weirdest national flags to be found around the world...

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World's Most Obscure Flags Explained