In Burma, a Vexing Vexillology

In Burma, a Vexing Vexillology – The Irrawaddy, October 21, 2013
…Some have noted that the white star is the shared symbol of all branches of the Burmese military, also known as the Tatmadaw. Others have theorized that the consolidation of 14 stars into one symbolizes unity—or for critics, a “unified” Burma at the expense of a more decentralized federal state…

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