Official Current Flag of Afghanistan

Current Flag of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (since 2004)


Transitional Islamic State of Afghanistan, headed by Hamid Karzai (2002-2004)

Islamic State of Afghanistan (1992-2002)

Briefly used by the Mujahideen government in Kabul after the fall of Najibullah Ahmadzai in 1992

Republic of Afghanistan under Najibullah Ahmadzai (1987-1992)

Democratic Republic of Afghanistan under Babrak Karmal (1980–1987)

Democratic Republic of Afghanistan under Nur Muhammad Taraki and Hafizullah Amin (1978-1980)

Republic of Afghanistan under Mohammad Daoud (1973–1978)

Kingdom of Afghanistan under Mohammad Zahir (1930-1973)

Kingdom of Afghanistan under Mohammed Nadir (1929-1930)

Kingdom of Afghanistan under Habibullah Kalakani (1929)

Emirate & Kingdom of Afghanistan under King Amanullah since 1919
(this is the first flag during his kingdom; three other flags were introduced during his rule).

Emirate of Afghanistan under Habibullah Khan (1901-1919)

Emirate of Afghanistan under Abdur Rahman (1880–1901)

Ahmad Shah Durrani Flag (founder of Modern Afghanistan)