Belarus is sometimes known as “White Russia”.
Mount Dzyarzhynskaya (346 m) is the highest point in Belarus.
The largest lake in Belarus is Lake Naroch.
Belarus suffered from radioactive fallout from the Chernobyl accident which occurred in 1986 in the Ukraine (USSR).
Belarus Draughts Federation
President of federation Mrs. Irina Pashkevich
K. Marx str. 10
Republic of Belarus
Best rated players Anatoli Gantvarg, Evgueni Watoetin, Andrei Tolchykau
Best rated women’s players Olga Fedorovich, Darja Fedorovich, Irina Pashkevich