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Fastiv (Kyiv Oblast, Ukraine)

Last modified: 2001-11-30 by dov gutterman
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by Ivan Sache, 19 November 2001

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The Flag

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
The flag was approved at December 23, 1999. It has the orthogon form with a ratio of its width to length 2:3. The field is parted in Andrews cross by bands of yellow colour in 1/4 from width of a width. The upper and left-hand parts are blue colour, and dextral with lower parts are green.
Dov Gutterman, 18 November 2001

Coat of Arms

from the site of Ukrainian Heraldry

The modern emblem was approved at December 23, 1999. In spanish top-rounded shield, divided gyronny arrondi or, is argent hill surrounded by a brown palings with four sentry turrets. The first and third parts of the shield are azure, second and fourth are vert. The arm images a history of a city-fortress. The argent colour testifies to purity of intentions of the city dwellers, opened gin means hospitality. The arrangement of city on a crossroads of trade ways is symbolized by or belts, azure means the Unava river, vert means the wood. The author is A.A.Sandulenko.
Dov Gutterman, 18 November 2001

The City

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
The city is arranged on Unava river. For the first time is mentioned in the historical documents from 1390. In 1601 the rights and privileges of city were given to it.
Dov Gutterman, 18 November 2001

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