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Which countries are keeping union jack on their flags?

Fiji is to remove the UK's union jack from its flag, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has announced.

The Commonwealth Pacific nation gained independence from Britain in 1970 - Mr Bainimarama said it was "time to dispense with the colonial symbols".

BBC News considers the position of other nations which feature the union jack on their flags.

Video produced by Sara Barman

  • 03 Feb 2015
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