Belarus
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LOCATION: It's situated in the Eastern Europe
bordered by Russia, Ukraine,Poland,
Lithuania and Latvia.
CAPITAL: Minsk
OTHER IMPORTANT CITIES: Brest, Grodno
Gomel
POPULATION: 10.045.200 (2009)
LANGUAGE: Belarusian and Russian
MAIN RELIGION: Russian Orthodox Christianity



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TYPE OF POLITICAL REGIMEN: Presidential republic
Independence from the Soviet Union was declared in 1990 and established in 1991
ECONOMY:It's strongest economic sector are agriculture and manufacturating
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Minsk House of goverment


CULTURE:
CUISINE: Borsh soup and Draniki
POPULAR DRINKS: Vodka and Kvas (A soft drink made from malted)

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Borsh soup
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Draniki
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Vodka
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Kvas


HERITAGE SITES:

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha
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Mir Castle Complex
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Nesvizh Castle