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Basic facts about Belarus

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History
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Language
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Literature
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People
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Politics
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Basic country information

  • U.S. Library of Congress Country Study - Belarus (excellent starting point for learning about the country; includes facts-at-a-glance and sections on ethnicity, religion, and culture; early to modern history; geography, government, and the economy)
  • US Department of State Background Note: Belarus (basic facts about Belarus: geography, population, history, economy, etc.)
  • Belarus (an online introduction to Belarus, with basic facts on its economy, defence, geography, government, history and people)
  • The World Factbook - Belarus, (by CIA; covers geographical data, information on population, government, economy, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues)
  • Infoplease - Belarus (basic data on geography, government and history plus basic statistics)
  • Belarusian Embassy in Washington (the web page offers general information on the country's geography, history, culture, natural resources, education, business and economy, etc.)
  • Flags of the World: Belarus (the site contains graphics and descriptions of the flags used in Belarus as well as its coat of arms)
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Internet searching tools (search engines, internet guides, etc.)

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Area study centers (academic and research)

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Associations (professional, non-governmental, international, local)

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Communications (incl. computer and Internet issues)

  • UNIBEL (The chief internet service provider for Belarus
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Culture, fine arts and entertainment

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Current events and media

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Economics (incl. business and finances)

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Education

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Geography and travel (incl. cities, maps, transportation, etc.)

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Government

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Health and fitness (incl. medicine, sports, etc.)

  • World Health Organization - Belarus (an overview of the Belarusian health care system, including its legislation, statistics and personnel issues)
  • Profile of the Belarusian Red Cross (this page from the web site of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies contains information on the local chapter's history, activities, resources, etc.)
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History (incl. genealogy, etc.)

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Language (incl. dictionaries and teaching)

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Law

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Libraries and archives

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Literature (incl. books online and book vendors)

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People (biography)

  • List of Belarusians (A Wikipedia article with a list of the most famous and influential Belarusians in history, with links to many biographies)
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Politics (incl. international relations, military affairs and US policies)

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Religions

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Science and technology (incl. environmental issues)

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Society (incl. human rights, women issues, etc.)

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Statistics

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Last Modified: 25-Oct-2010

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