Last modified: 2016-10-26 by ivan sache
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Flag of Reyhanlı - Image by Tomislav Šipek, 20 May 2015
The municipality of Reyhanlı (89,093 inhabitants in 2012, 63,563 in the town proper; 40,997 ha) is located on the border with Syria, close to the Bab al-Hawa Border Crossing. The Reyhanlı. Dual car bombings of 11 May 2013 claimed 52 lives, while another 140 people were injured; responsibility for the attack has not been elucidated yet.
Ivan Sache, 9 March 2016
The flag of Reyhanlı (photo) is white with the municipality's emblem in the middle. "Belediyesi" means "Municipality".
The emblem of the municipality features a map of Hatay Province (in yellow for the province, blue for the sea, and red for the neighbouring land areas) and a cotton flower, representing the main crop in the area.
Tomislav Šipek & Ivan Sache, 9 March 2016