Remove Ex Battalion's music video for insulting the Papua New Guinean flag

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The flag of Papua New Guinea is divided diagonally into two triangular sections - black on the left, and red on the right. It depicts the Southern Cross in white in the black portion, and a yellow Raggiana bird-of-paradise in the red portion. It was designed by Susan Karike Huhume in 1971, and adopted on July 1, 1971. Papua New Guinea gained independence from Australia on September 16, 1975.

The bird-of-paradise is culturally significant to Papua New Guineans and in full flight it represents freedom and the country's birth as an independent nation. The bird-of-paradise is the national bird of Papua New Guinea, and has been included in both our national emblem, and in our national flag. Ironically, this music video was uploaded to YouTube by Ex Battalion Music on September 9, 2019, 1 week before Papua New Guinea's 44th anniversary of independence.

In the music video, the singer Flow G is wearing a white shirt with a flag that, at first glance, looks like the flag of Papua New Guinea. However, it is clear that the designers have altered the flag by stripping off the sacred bird-of-paradise and replacing with a bear of some sort. Other elements of the flag (the colours, and the Southern Cross) have not been altered. This video has received more than 4 million views already.

We, Papua New Guineans, consider this disrespectful, insulting, and a mockery of not only our national flag and national bird, but our country, our people and our freedom.

Many of us have reported the video and requested in the comment section that the video be removed, however, it has not been done yet.

We would like this music video and all "Reaction Videos" to be permanently removed from YouTube immediately.