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Tula Region (Russia)

Tulhskaâ oblasth

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Тульская область

Flag of Tula Region image by Tomislav Šipek, 28 March 2020
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Presentation of Tula Region

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  • Name (English): Tula Region • (Russian): Тульская область | Tulhskaâ oblasth
  • Capital: Тула | Tula
  • Area: 25 700 km2 (~9 900 sq.mi.) • Population: 1 721 800 inhabitants in 2000
  • Status: Region (область | oblasth) within the Russian Federation
  • Federal District: Central Region • Economic region: Center (central European Russia)
  • License plate code: 71 • Ham radio code: TL • ISO 3166-2 code: TUL
  • Flag adopted on 2005.11.24 • Coat of arms adopted on unkn. date

Description of the flag

According to Geraldika.RU, a flag was adopted on 2005.11.24. It is a banner of the arms.
Dirk Schönberger, 10 Dec 2005, and António Martins, 30 September 2007

The flag of Tula region is a banner of arms:

Tomislav Šipek, 28 March 2020

Coat of arms

Tula’s coat-of-arms shows tools forming an asterisk (all three of them are white), one golden hammer above them and one below, the background is red.
Val Sinitsin, 03 July 2000

Description in the regulations of city as of on 8 March 1778:

in the red field, on two silver blades in the shape of a St Andrew cross, a silver gun stem; above and below two gold hammers; all this symbolizes the arms factory located in the city.
Pascal Gross, 24 March 2003

Unofficial flag using coat of arms

Flag of Tula Region image by Tomislav Šipek, 28 March 2020