The Rio Olympics refugee team finally has its own flag, and an anthem — Quartz

When they were selected to compete in the Rio 2016 Olympics, the competition’s first-ever refugee team had neither flag nor anthem. So the International Olympic Committee (IOC) lent them both, as it did for several independent athletes: At the opening ceremonies, they marched under the Olympic flag. The Olympic anthem would be played for their…

via The Rio Olympics refugee team finally has its own flag, and an anthem — Quartz

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