Category: Belarus

Belarus or Belarus (Respublika Byelarus, in Belarusian) is a country in Western Europe, without a coastline, with capital in Minsk. The highest point is Dzyarzhynskaya Hara, at 346 m. There are 9.5 million residents (2018). Belarus was a former Slavic principality in the Middle Ages. In the 18th century, it was annexed to the Russian Empire, becoming a Soviet republic in 1922. It gained its independence in 1991, but remains in close relations with Russia.

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Belarus Facts

Belarus, State of Eastern Europe; 207,600 km2, 9.5 million residents (2019).Belarus borders the Russian Federation in the...

Embassies of Belarus

Embassies of Belarus

List of all Belarus embassies and consulates in foreign countries or regions, including the city where it...