Friday, November 26, 2010
Singapore condemns Asian Games swimming trunks!!!
Singapore's government has rebuked its water polo team at the Asian Games for wearing "inappropriate" swimming trunks featuring parts of the national flag.
The custom-made design includes a crescent-shaped moon on the front.
The information ministry says it was not consulted, and wants "elements of the flag to be treated with dignity".
A country's colours cannot be changed during the Asian Games. The Singaporean team has apologised and said the trunks would not be used after the tournament. More...