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Template:Communist symbol

Communist symbol

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This image contains symbols use of communism or socialism or an organization closely associated to it, or another party which has been banned by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Parliament of Georgia, Constitutional Court of Lithuania and the Saeima of Latvia.

The use of insignia of organizations that have been banned in Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania and Ukraine (such as the hammer and sickle, red star, emblems, flags and/or images of leaders) are also illegal in Hungary, Indonesia, Czech Republic, and Poland depending on context. In Hungary, however, the applicable law, with except under certain restrictions; Hungarian Criminal Code 269/B.§ 1993; in Poland – Art. 256 of the criminal code (Dz.U. 1997 nr 88 poz. 553); In Lithuania – Article 18818 of the Code of Administrative Offences.

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parameter 1: flag = category:communist flags, h&s = category:hammer and sickle, sh&s = category:SVG hammer and sickle

The template automatically sets the following categories: Communist symbols status


{{Communist symbol}}

The template takes no parameters.

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: the File namespace

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: all users

Placement: In the "Permission" parameter of the {{Information}} template (or the respective parameter of similar templates) or in the "Licensing" section


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This template is localized through {{Autotranslate}}. The layout of the template can be found under Template:Communist symbol/layout.

To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please copy the code of Template:Communist symbol/en (or any other language version you prefer to translate) and replace the text strings in there (the form below can be used to create a translation, the English version is preloaded in the edit box). Please change the parameter lang from en (or whatever language you are translating) to the language code of your language.