Government: Semi-Presidential Theocratic Islamic Republic
Flag Meaning: The green, crescent, and star symbolize Islam; and the gold represents the Sahara Desert.
The Mauritania flag was adopted on April 1, 1959.
*Flags with pole sleeve and fringe should be used on our indoor mounting sets. These flags are not designed for hanging on wall or outdoor flagpoles. Any flag with pole sleeve & fringe is finished with lined pole sleeves, leather tabs, and golden yellow fringe on 3 sides.