To the native Taiwanese (85% of the population), it became a symbol of repression during the Kuomintang's four decades of martial law. This flag was proclaimed the flag of China in 1921. Three flags are used by pro-Japan Taiwan independentists. In the horizontal three striped flag white stands for … It is at the moment still the official flag of Taiwan, or "Republic of China", as it is referred to by the Chinese mainlanders (13% of the population) who came over from China with Chiang Kai-shek. Honor guards prepare to raise the Taiwan flag in the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall Square in Taipei on Jan. 14, 2016, ahead of the Taiwanese presidential election .

The green color in three flags represents Taiwan.