Belarus is in Eastern Europe. It has borders with Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania and Latvia. Originally part of Kievan Rus, Belarus was part of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth until the Polish Partitions in the 18th century.
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Minsk is the capital and biggest city of Belarus. It is situated on the Svislach and Niamiha rivers.
Brest is a border town in the south-west corner of Belarus, near Terespol in Poland.
Vitebsk is the middle of Vitebsk Oblast in Belarus. Typically assigned a founding date of 974, Vitebsk has long been an important cultural and commercial hub for the numerous occupiers in its long history.
Minsk Oblast is a region in the central part of Belarus.
Brest Oblast is a region in the western part of Belarus. Shuttle buses Brest - Kamyanyets - Kameniuky Bus station inquiry: 114
Grodno Oblast is a region in the western part of Belarus. Fortified Gothic churches can be seen in several regions of Europe.
Vitebsk Oblast is a region in the north-eastern part of Belarus. The western part of the region is occupied by the Braslau Lakes National Park.
Mogilev Oblast is a region in the eastern part of Belarus.
Homel Oblast is a region in the south-eastern part of Belarus.