Algeria Flag - information
The national flag of Algeria (Arabic: علم الجزائر, Berber: Acenyal n Dzayer) consists of two equal vertical bars, green and white, with a red, five-pointed star within a red crescent centered over the two-color boundary

Algeria Flag - Colors menaing & symbolism
Green represents Islam as it is believed to be a favorite color of Prophet Muhammad and his daughter, Fatima. Green is also mentioned several times in the Quran, in relation to paradise.
Red symbolizes liberty and the bloodshed and sacrifice of martyrs who died in the struggle for independence of Algeria.
White symbolizes peace and purity.
the crescent and star are also Islamic symbols and hence symbolizes the majority religion of Algeria
Algeria Flag - Facts
The national flag of Algeria is based on the flag used by Emir Abdel Kadir when French invaded the regency of Algiers, an autonomous vassal of the Ottoman Empire. Abdel Kadir's grandson Khaled and the Algerian nationalist leader Ahmed Messali Hadj used the green-and-white flag in the 1920s as a rallying point for those opposed to French rule.

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