Kurdistan Flag Day is commemorated on December 17th every year since it was first launched in 1993 by the Kurdistan Parliament.
Kurdistan flag symbolizes its past and its aspirations for the future.
Red: Symbolizes the sacrifices of previous generations who had laid the foundations for Kurdistan and the sacrifices of the nation’s martyrs to safeguarding Kurdistan and its achievements.
Green: Reflects Kurdistan’s landscape, green environment, and vitality.
Yellow: Reflects the life and light of the people. The sun, an ancient symbol, represents Newruz.
White: Symbolizes Kurdistan’s dedication to peace and equality.