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image by Dov Gutterman, 15 August 2008
Uribia is a municipality of the Colombian Department of La
Guajira. It was founded on 1 March 1935 by by Captain Eduardo
Londoño Villegas in honor of Colombian Liberal Party leader
Rafael Uribe Uribe, prior to this the village was named Chitki
in Wayuu language.
The flag of Uribia is horizontally divided yellow-white.
Sources: wikipedia, municipal web site.
Dov Gutterman and Felipe Carillo, 15 August 2008
image from municipal web site