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Vitsebsk Voblast
VITEBSK REGION, VITSEBSK VOBLAST, or VITEBSK OBLAST (Belarusian : Ві́цебская во́бласць, Viciebskaja Vobłasć, pronounced ; Russian : Ви́тебская о́бласть, tr. Vitebskaya Oblast; IPA: ) is a region (voblast ) of Belarus
Belarus
with its administrative center being Vitebsk
Vitebsk
(Viciebsk) . It is located near the border with Russia. As of a 2011, the region had a population of 1,221,800. It has the lowest population density in Belarus
Belarus
at 30.6 p/km². Important cities within the region include Vitebsk
Vitebsk
, Orsha
Orsha
, and Polotsk
Polotsk
/ Navapolatsk
Navapolatsk

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Lake Strusta
LAKE STRUSTA (Струста; Lithuanian : Strustas) is a freshwater lake of Vitebsk Province , Belarus
Belarus
, the third largest among the Braslaw Lakes and the sixteenth largest in Belarus. Lake
Lake
Strusta is fed by several rivulets running from the Snudy , Boloiso , and Yelno lakes. It is drained by a little river into the Lake
Lake
Voiso . The lake has around 22 known species of fish in it, including the European cisco
European cisco
. The lake covers the area of 13 square km. Its maximum depth is 23 meters. The shores are sandy and marshy, with thick stands of bulrushes . There are numerous little fjords and outlets along the shoreline. REFERENCES * ^ A B C "Main characteristics of the largest lakes of Belarus". Land of Ancestors
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Braslav Lakes
BRASLAW LAKES (Belarusian : Браслаўскія азёры, tr. Braslawskiya azyory; Russian : Браславские озёра, tr. Braslavskiye ozyora) is one of the four national parks in Belarus
Belarus
. The national park was set up in September 1995. It is a unique ecosystem with a number of lakes and a large area of pine forests. It has a total area of about 700 km2 (270 square miles). This includes 30 lakes. Three largest lakes are Dryvyaty (fifth largest in the country), Snudy (ninth largest in the country) and Strusta
Strusta
(sixteenth largest in the country)
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Ukraine
42,418,235 (32nd ) • 2001 CENSUS 48,457,102 • DENSITY 73.8/km2 (191.1/sq mi) (115th ) GDP (PPP ) 2017 estimate • TOTAL $366 billion (50th ) • PER CAPITA $9,125 (114th ) GDP (NOMINAL) 2017 estimate • TOTAL $103 billion (62nd ) • PER CAPITA $2,599 (132nd ) GINI (2015) 25.5 low · 18th HDI (2015) 0.743 high · 84th CURRENCY Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH ) TIME ZONE EET (UTC +2 ) • SUMMER (DST ) EEST (UTC +3) DRIVES ON THE right CALLING CODE +380 ISO 3166 CODE UA INTERNET TLD * .ua * .укр * An independence referendum was held on 1 December, after which Ukrainian independence was finalized on 26 December. THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS CYRILLIC TEXT
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Baltic States
Coordinates : 55°N 24°E / 55°N 24°E / 55; 24 The BALTIC STATES, also known as the BALTIC COUNTRIES, BALTIC REPUBLICS, BALTIC NATIONS, or simply the BALTICS (Estonian : Balti riigid, Baltimaad, Latvian : Baltijas valstis, Lithuanian : Baltijos valstybės), is a geopolitical term used for grouping the three sovereign countries in Northern Europe
Europe
on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea
Baltic Sea
: Estonia
Estonia
, Latvia
Latvia
, and Lithuania
Lithuania
. The term is not used in the context of cultural areas , national identity or language . The three countries cooperate on a regional level in several intergovernmental organizations . All three countries are members of the European Union
European Union
, NATO
NATO
and the Eurozone
Eurozone

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Poland
Coordinates : 52°N 20°E / 52°N 20°E / 52; 20 Republic
Republic
of Poland Rzeczpospolita
Rzeczpospolita
Polska (Polish ) Flag Coat of arms ANTHEM: "Mazurek Dąbrowskiego " (English: "
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Drivyaty Lake
DRYVYATY (Belarusian : Дрывя́ты, Lithuanian : Druvetas, Polish : Drywiaty) – is a lake in Braslav District , Vitebsk Voblast , in Belarus
Belarus
. This is the largest lake of Braslav Lakes
Braslav Lakes
and fifth the largest lake of the country. REFERENCES * ^ A B C D "Main characteristics of the largest lakes of Belarus". Land of Ancestors. Data of the Research Laboratory for Lake
Lake
Study of the Belarus
Belarus
State University. 2011. Retrieved 29 September 2013. This Belarus
Belarus
location article is a stub . You can help by expanding it
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Lake Osveya
LAKE OSVEYA or LAKE OSVEYSKOYE (Belarusian : Асвейскае возера or Асьвейскае возера; Russian : озеро Осве́я or Осве́йское озеро) is a large freshwater lake in the Vitebsk Region
Vitebsk Region
, northern Belarus
Belarus
, near the borders with Latvia and Russia . It has an area of 52.8 km2 (20 sq mi), making it the second largest lake in the country. The Republic of Belarus's most extreme northern point is situated only a few degrees further north of the lake. REFERENCES * ^ A B C D "Main characteristics of the largest lakes of Belarus". Land of Ancestors. Data of the Research Laboratory for Lake
Lake
Study of the Belarus
Belarus
State University. 2011. Retrieved 29 September 2013. * ^ " Lake
Lake
Osveyskoye". Belarus
Belarus
National Tourism Agency
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Capital (political)
A CAPITAL CITY (or simply CAPITAL) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country , state , province , or other administrative region , usually as its seat of government . A capital is typically a city that physically encompasses the offices and meeting places of its respective government ; the status as capital is often designated by its law or constitution . In some jurisdictions , including several countries, the different branches of government are located in different settlements. In some cases, a distinction is made between the official (constitutional) capital and the seat of government, which is in another place. Capital cities that are also the prime economic, cultural, or intellectual centres of a nation or an empire are sometimes referred to as primate cities
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Zilupe Municipality
ZILUPE MUNICIPALITY (Latvian : Zilupes novads) is a municipality in the historical region of Latgale , and the Latgale Planning Region in Latvia
Latvia
. The municipality was formed in 2002 by merging Zaļesje Parish and Zilupe . In 2009 it absorbed Lauderi Parish and Pasiene Parish , the administrative centre being Zilupe. Zilupe , Lauderi , Zaļesje and Pasiene are among the towns and villages located in the municipality
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Latvia
LATVIA, (/ˈlætviə/ ( listen ); Latvian : Latvija ), officially the REPUBLIC OF LATVIA (Latvian: Latvijas Republika), is the second largest country in the Baltic region
Baltic region
of Northern Europe
Europe
and is one of the three Baltic states
Baltic states
. It is bordered by Estonia
Estonia
in the northern region, Lithuania
Lithuania
in the southern, to the east is Russia
Russia
, and Belarus to the southeast, as well as sharing a maritime border with Sweden
Sweden
to the west. Latvia
Latvia
has 1,957,200 inhabitants and a territory of 64,589 km2 (24,938 sq mi). The country has a temperate seasonal climate
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Verkhnyadzvinsk Raion
VERKHNYADZVINSK DISTRICT (Belorussian: Верхнядзьвінскі раён, Russian: Верхнедвинский район) is a second-level administrative subdivision ( Raion
Raion
) of Belarus
Belarus
in the Vitebsk Region
Vitebsk Region
. In this Raion
Raion
is the extreme North point of Belarus, situated to the North of Osveya Lake . Osveya Lake is the second largest lake in the country. Another large lake in Verkhnyadzvinsk District is Lisno , which is the twelfth largest in Belarus
Belarus
. REFERENCES * ^ "Verkhnedvinsk Region". Verkhnedvinsk Regional Executive Committee. 2016. Retrieved 3 August 2016. * ^ "Main Geographic Characteristics of the Republic of Belarus". Land of Ancestors. The Scientific and Production State Republican Unitary Enterprise "National Cadastre Agency" of the State Property Committee of the Republic of Belarus. 2011
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Selsovet
SELSOVIET (Russian : сельсовет, tr. selsovet; IPA: ; Ukrainian : сільрада, SILRADA) is a shortened name for a RURAL COUNCIL and for the area governed by such a council (Soviet ). The full names for the term are, in Belarusian : се́льскi Саве́т, Russian : се́льский Сове́т, Ukrainian : сільська́ ра́да. Selsoviets were the lowest level of administrative division in rural areas in the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
. After the dissolution of the Soviet Union, they were preserved as a third tier of administrative-territorial division throughout Ukraine
Ukraine
, Belarus
Belarus
, and some of the federal subjects of Russia . A selsoviet is a rural administrative division of a district that includes one or several smaller rural localities and is in a subordination to its respective raion administration
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Urban-type Settlement
URBAN-TYPE SETTLEMENT (Russian : посёлок городско́го ти́па - posyolok gorodskogo tipa, abbreviated: п.г.т. - p.g.t.; Ukrainian : селище міського типу – selyshche mis'koho typu, abbreviated: с.м.т
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Hlybokaye Raion
HLYBOKAYE RAION is a second-level administrative subdivision (raion ) of Belarus
Belarus
in the Vitebsk Region
Vitebsk Region
. REFERENCES * ^ " Vitebsk
Vitebsk
regions" (in Belarusian). vitebsk-region.by. Archived from the original on October 14, 2011. Retrieved 11 November 2011
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Lepiel Raion
LEPIEL RAION is a second-level administrative subdivision (raion ) of Belarus
Belarus
in the Vitebsk Region
Vitebsk Region
. The 19th Guards Mechanized Brigade is located as of 2012 in Zaslonovo , a few kilometres west of Lepiel. Today this district is famous for its health resorts surrounded by lakes and forest. The largest lake among them is Lepelskoye . REFERENCES * ^ " Vitebsk
Vitebsk
regions" (in Belarusian). vitebsk-region.by. Archived from the original on 14 October 2011. Retrieved 11 November 2011. * ^ "Main characteristics of the largest lakes of Belarus". Land of Ancestors. Data of the Research Laboratory for Lake Study of the Belarus
Belarus
State University. 2011. Retrieved 6 September 2013
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