Belarus (official name Respublika Belarus, Republic of Belarus). Independent republic of Eastern Europe, which is bordered to the northwest by Lithuania and Latvia, to the Northeast and East by Russia, to the South by Ukraine and to the West by Poland.
The name Belarus, a former Soviet Socialist Republic integrated into the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), is translated as White Russia. The Republic occupies 207,595 km2 of area. Minsk is its capital and the most important city.
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