Malawi Flag

Malawi Flag: three equal horizontal bands of black (top), red, and green with a radiant, rising, red sun centered on the black band; black represents the native peoples, red the blood shed in their struggle for freedom, and green the color of nature; the rising sun represents the hope of freedom for the continent of Africa [CIA World Fact Book]

U.S. Department of State

The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future