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Wikipedia: The Unification Flag is a flag designed to represent all of Korea when North and South Korea participate as one team in sporting events.

Still according to Wikipedia, in recent years the North Korean government is using this flag outside of the sport context, at highly political border events.

Korean Unification Flag

Who created this flag?
In particular, was the flag created more by a side than the other?

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I'm quite surprised NK is using it out of context: doing so immediatly disqualifies it from its intended purpose... – o0'. Jan 8 '14 at 13:55

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