New flag raised on main square of Kyrgyzstan

Photo credit: Kabar

A solemn ceremony of raising the new flag took place on Ala-Too Square in Bishkek with the participation of Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Kyrgyz Republic Akylbek Zhaparov, Kabar reports.

Kyrgyzstan changed the shape of the sun’s rays on the flag of the country from wavy to straight.

On December 22, 2023, President Sadyr Zhaparov signed the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic “On Amendments to the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic “On State Symbols of the Kyrgyz Republic,” which was adopted by the Jogorku Kenesh two days earlier.

The law was adopted in order to improve one of the main state symbols of the Kyrgyz Republic - the flag of the country.

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