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Minsk (Belarus)

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Минск

image based on www.minsk.gov.by, by Zachary Harden, 17 November 2016



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The Flag

From <www.minsk.gov.by>:
"Flag of Minsk is a rectangle of blue cloth 110 cm wide and 180 cm long. In the central face part of the cloth coat of arms of Minsk is represented."
Zachary Harden, 3 November 2002


Coat of Arms

image from <www.minsk.gov.by>, located by Zachary Harden, 3 November 2002

From <www.minsk.gov.by>:
"Coat of arms of Minsk - St. Virgin's Ascension shows St. Virgin in red and violet clothes on a silver cloud. She is ascended into the sky by two white flying angels with two cherubs above them. This emblem was granted to the city in 1591. According to the legend an icon of Ascension arrived to the city up the stream of the river Svisloch from Kiev ruined by the Tatars. "
Regulations about the coat of arms of the city of Minsk here.
Zachary Harden, 3 November 2002