Full Name:Lao People’s Democratic Republic
The Laos flag was officially adopted on December 2 1975,The white circle on the blue field is said to represent the moon shining over the Mekong River. The blue stripe represents wealth, and the red represents the blood shed during the internal struggle for freedom.
Red symbolizes the blood shed by the Lao people on both banks of the Mekong River in their struggle for freedom and independence from the French.
White disk symbolizes the full moon against the Mekong River and represents the unity of the people under the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party, as well as the country’s bright future
Blue stands for the Mekong River and prosperity