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Formal Name: British Overseas Territory of the Falkland Islands
Local Name: Falkland Islands
Local Formal Name: British Overseas Territory of the Falkland Islands
Region: South America
Associations: N/A
Capital City: Stanley
Main Cities: N/A
ISO 3166 Code: FK
Population: 3,000
Area: 12,173km²
Currency: 1 Falkland Islands pound = 100 penny
Languages: English
Religions: Protestant
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Flag of Falkland Islands

Date Flag first adopted: September 29th, 1948
Description: Blue with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and the Falkland Island coat of arms centered on the outer half of the flag; the coat of arms contains a white ram (sheep raising was once the major economic activity) above the sailing ship Desire (whose crew discovered the islands) with a scroll at the bottom bearing the motto DESIRE THE RIGHT.