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Olympic official apologizes for use of a Chinese flag that featured incorrectly positioned stars

T
he four smaller stars on Chinese flags raised during medal ceremonies were parallel, rather than rotated to face the larger star on the emblem. "You have to be very familiar with the Chinese flag to understand that," said a spokesman with the Rio Olympics.
12 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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