Burmese who were resisting British rule at the end of the 19th century used the symbol of the peacock on a white flag. In August 1943 a Japanese-sponsored puppet regime established a horizontal tricolour of yellow-green-red bearing a white disk with a gold central peacock.
What is another name for Myanmar?
The official English name was changed by the country’s government from the “Union of Burma” to the “Union of Myanmar” in 1989, and still later to the “Republic of the Union of Myanmar”. Since then, those name changes have been the subject of controversies and mixed incidences of adoption.
Which country has dog as national animal?
|Country||Name of animal||Scientific name (Latin name)|
|Turkey||Gray wolf (national animal)||Canis lupus|
|Kangal Shepherd Dog (national dog)||Canis lupus familiaris|
|Turkish Angora (national cat)||Felis catus|