Oman

By:Elizabeth Mateos

Oman Flag

The Oman flag consists of three stripes white, green and red. The white represents Oman's religious leader and peace. The green represents the green mountains.

Religion

The Oman government does not keep statistics on religious affiliation, but about 100% of Omanis are Muslims. School of Islam, which is distinct from the Sunni and Shia denominations. It is the only remaining expression of Kharijism, which was created as a result of one of the first schisms within the religion. Historically, Ibadi has been one of the largest Omani religious sects, and the Sultan is a member of the Ibadi community.