Republic of Belarus (Belarus:. Рэспубліка Беларусь) - the state in Eastern Europe.
Bordered by Russia to the east, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest.
In administrative terms, consists of six areas (oblast) that are divided into districts (rajon) and cities of regional subordination.
The capital of the Republic of Belarus - Minsk.
Railways and road transport - the main types of transport in the country.
The railway network is focused on the main highway that runs through Orsha, Minsk and Brest, Belarus which links with Moscow and Warsaw in the east to the west.
113 settlements of the Republic of Belarus have the status of the city of which 12 cities of regional subordination, 100 cities of regional subordination (of which 86 are regional centers).
Minsk, capital of Belarus, is also the regional and district centers.