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A military ship makes its way by Olympic rings placed at the Copacabana beach volleyball arena prior to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

Looks like Team USA might be wearing a Russian flag during the 2016 Olympic games



Designer Ralph Lauren and the United States Olympic Committee revealed Team USA's  uniforms last week, according to CNN. 

Since then, people have noticed something peculiar about them -- they look a lot like the Russian flag. 

The uniforms feature "an all-American palette of red, white and blue" but that didn't stop critics on social media from pointing out that the design of the shirt resembles a different country's flag. 

One commenter even joked that the color palette was Kremlin-approved. 

Some just found the uniforms gaudy, but one woman wrote on Facebook that she didn't mind the unintentional resemblance to the Russian Flag. 

Polo Ralph Lauren has been the official designer of the U.S. Olympic Team since 2008, according to CNN. 

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