Part two - The mystery flag - twisted

Based on these flags:

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(Count the sun in the Argentina flag as yellow)

Which country does this flag belong to?

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Please explain why

EDIT: I added a black background to clarify what is flag and what is background. Don't count the black as a colour when solving.

  • $\begingroup$ Is it relevant that the flag of Pakistan has a field of white on the left side? (you can't actually tell it's there the way the first image is put together) $\endgroup$
    – p.s.w.g
    May 4, 2016 at 16:30
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    $\begingroup$ The Argentinian flag has four colours, white, sky blue, and gold and brown in the sun. $\endgroup$ May 4, 2016 at 16:46
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    $\begingroup$ @PeteKirkham for the sake of this say the sun is yellow $\endgroup$ May 4, 2016 at 16:58

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Answer :



The country names are split in two parts: the first part having the same number of letters as colors in the flag.

A - White
G - Yellow
R - Blue
F - Red
P - Green.

The shown flag is White - Red - Yellow so AFG. Only country that starts with those letters is Afghanistan.

  • $\begingroup$ Correct! Well thought out $\endgroup$ May 4, 2016 at 16:58
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    $\begingroup$ Nuh uh! $\endgroup$ May 5, 2016 at 6:55
  • $\begingroup$ @SendersReagent - the point is that this would be the flag if you followed the rules about country names and colours $\endgroup$ May 9, 2016 at 11:03
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    $\begingroup$ @TonySuffolk66 I know, there is zero joking allowed on Planet Stack Exchange. I apologize. $\endgroup$ May 9, 2016 at 11:18

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