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Notice that while the city name is Rostov-na-Danu,
the Region is called simply Rostov Region.
António Martins, 18 Feb 1999
The law on a flag was accepted on October 10, 1996.
The flag of the Rostov area — represents a rectangular panel
from three isometric horizontal strips: top — dark blue, average —
yellow and bottom — scarlet colour. Such flag was developed still
ataman (cossack chieftain) Krasnov in 1918. Each colour
symbolized the following: dark blue — colour of
yellow — Kalmyks, which were included
into structure of Area of Don Forces (Voisko Donskoe),
red — nonresident inhabitants. In 1996 the Krasnov flag was
by a white strip located vertically lengthways staff. On the size
it makes 1/5 parts of width of a panel. The ratio of width of a
flag to its length makes 2:3.
Oleg Mysakov, 12 Sep 1996
Law says "siniĭ" (medium blue).
António Martins, 20 May 2000
Is this more RFSSR inspired design,
considering the hoist stripe?
António Martins, 2010
the standard of governor of Rostov oblast. Unfortunately the link is
Jörg Majewski, 03 Oct 2005
The simplest variants of standards are imposing of the
arms on a national flag.
Except for Republics on this way send authorities of the Rostov
Sergey Filatov, 10 Oct 2005
Most of these flags are squarish (about 11:12),
rigid and fringed variants of the region (Governors) or Republic (Presidents)
flags with the regional emblem over all.
António Martins, 02 Oct 2005
THE REGIONAL LAW of the ROSTOV REGION
About the FLAG of the ROSTOV REGION
It is accepted
October, 10, 1996
Article 11. Standard (flag) of the Head of Administration (Governor) of the Rostov Region is a symbol of governor's authority in the Rostov area.
Article 12. Standard (flag) of the Chapter of Administration (Governor) of the Rostov area represents a square panel from three equal horizontal strips appropriate to colors of the Flag of the Rostov area: top - dark blue, average - yellow, bottom - scarlet color. Vertically along a staff the white strip making 1/5 part of width of a flag is located.
In middle of a panel the Arms of the Rostov area in the size equal on a vertical to half of width standard is represented. A gold fringe borders the panel. On a staff the tape with a surname, a name and a patronymic of the Head of Administration (Governor) of the Rostov area and dates of stay on this post fastens. The staff of standard (flag) is topped metal overhead as a spear.
translated by Sergey Filatov, , 10 Oct 2005
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