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Belarus Politics and Education

Belarus Politics and Education

Politics According to the constitution adopted on March 15, 1994 (revised several times), Belarus is a presidential republic. The head of state and commander-in-chief of the armed forces is the president, who is directly elected for a period of 5 years (one-time re-election possible). If none of the candidates receives an absolute majority in the first ballot, a runoff vote between the two most successful applicants is required in the second. A minimum participation of 50% is planned for both…

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Belarus Guide

Belarus Guide

Country data Location: Eastern Europe Time zone: CET + 2 (during European summer time, CET + 1) Total area: 207,600 km² Land area: 202,900 km² Water area: 4,700 km² Length of the state border: 3,599 km Bordering countries: Latvia: 161 km Lithuania: 640 km Poland: 375 km Russian Federation: 1,312 km Ukraine: 1,111 km Coastline: 0 km Capital: Minsk Regions: 7 Brest, Homyel (Gomel), Horad Minsk (Minsk City), Hrodna (Grodno), Mahilyow (Mogilev), Minsk, Vitsyebsk (Vitebsk) Electric current: 220 V /…

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