Cape Verde adopted this flag in 1992 during its struggle for independence from Guinea-Bissau. The flag’s 10 yellow, five-pointed stars represent the country’s main islands, while the blue background represents the ocean. The red and white bands represent the road to constructing an independent state. The white stands for peace, while the red symbolizes effort. Made in China. Made from economy polyester. Measures 3 ft. x 5 ft.