172.    NEW  CALEDONIA

Officially - New Caledonia : Nouvelle-Calédonie

20.99  S  -  165.02  E

 

 

(On 17 July 2010, French Prime minister François Fillon took part in a ceremony in Nouméa where the FLNKS flag was hoisted alongside the French tricolor, giving both flags official status. The adoption made New Caledonia one of the few countries or territories in the world with two official national flags)

Capital - Nouméa

WAZ  32          ITU  60          OCEANIA

 

 

                                                           

 

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