Grodno Region

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Hrodna Region (Гродзенская вобласць, Hrodzienskaja vobłasć; Гродненская область, Grodnenskaya oblast) is one of the regions of Belarus.wikipedia
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Podlaskie Voivodeship

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It borders Minsk Region to the east, Brest Region to the south, Poland (Podlaskie Voivodeship) to the west and Vitebsk Region and Lithuania (Alytus and Vilnius counties) to the north.
It borders on Masovian Voivodeship to the west, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship to the northwest, Lublin Voivodeship to the south, the Belarusian Voblasts of Grodno and Brest to the east, the Lithuanian Counties of Alytus and Marijampolė to the northeast, and the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia to the north.

Brest Region

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It borders Minsk Region to the east, Brest Region to the south, Poland (Podlaskie Voivodeship) to the west and Vitebsk Region and Lithuania (Alytus and Vilnius counties) to the north. A part of Białowieża Forest is situated here, but the tourist excursions start from the Brest Region part of the National Park.
It is located in the southwestern part of Belarus, bordering the Podlasie and Lublin voivodeships of Poland on the west, the Volyn Oblast and Rivne Oblast of Ukraine on the south, the Grodno Region and Minsk Region on the north, and Gomel Region on the east.

Vitebsk Region

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It borders Minsk Region to the east, Brest Region to the south, Poland (Podlaskie Voivodeship) to the west and Vitebsk Region and Lithuania (Alytus and Vilnius counties) to the north.
It is bordered on the north by Pskov Oblast of Russia, by Smolensk Oblast of Russia on the east, on the south by Minsk Region and by Mogilev Region, on the southwest by Minsk Region and Grodno Region, and on the west and northwest by Vilnius and Utena counties of Lithuania and Dagda, Daugavpils, Krāslava and Zilupe municipalities of Latvia.

Białowieża Forest

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A part of Białowieża Forest is situated here, but the tourist excursions start from the Brest Region part of the National Park.
It straddles the border between Poland (Podlaskie Voivodeship) and Belarus (Brest and Grodno voblasts), and is 70 km north of Brest, Belarus and 62 km southeast of Białystok, Poland.

Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park

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The Mir Castle Complex and Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park are UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Belavezhskaya Pushcha National Park (Russian, official: Национальный парк «Беловежская пуща», Нацыянальны парк Белавежская пушча) is a national park within parts of the Brest Region (Kamyanyets District and Pruzhany District) and Grodno Region (Svislach District) in Belarus adjacent to the Polish border.

Territories of Poland annexed by the Soviet Union

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On 17 September 1939, the Hrodna area was invaded by Soviet Union and incorporated by force to the Soviet Union as part of the Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic.
Other northern territories were attached to Belastok Voblast, Hrodna Voblast, Navahrudak Voblast (soon renamed to Baranavichy Voblast), Pinsk Voblast and Vileyka (later Maladzyechna) Voblast in Byelorussian SSR.

Wilno Voivodeship (1926–1939)

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During Polish rule Hrodna was centre of Grodno County in Białystok Voivodeship, but some parts of present Hrodna Region was in the voivodeships of Nowogródek and Wilno.
Currently the former territory of Wilno Voivodeship is divided between the Vilnius and Utena counties in Lithuania and the Grodno, Minsk and Vitebsk Regions of Belarus.

Mir Castle Complex

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The Mir Castle Complex and Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park are UNESCO World Heritage sites. Main tourist attractions in the region are numerous old architectural constructions such as castles in Mir, Lida, Novogrudok.
It is in the town of Mir, in the Kareličy District of the Hrodna voblast, at 53.45124°N, 26.473°W, 29 km north-west of another World Heritage site, Niasviž Castle.

Belastok Region

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Hrodna was located in the newly established Belastok Region.
The remaining raions were annexed into the Hrodna Voblast of the BSSR.

Slonim

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Slonim (Сло́нім, Сло́ним, Slanimas, Słonim, סלאָנים, Slonim) is a city in Grodno Region, Belarus, capital of the Slonim district.

Grodno

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The capital, Hrodna, is the biggest city of the region. The highest salary in the region was recorded in Hrodna (808.8 BYN), Hrodna District, Astraviec District and Smarhon' District (722—772 BYN).
It is the capital of Hrodna Region and Hrodna District.

Lida

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Lida (Лі́да ; Ли́да ; Lyda; Lida; לידע) is a city 160 km (99 mi) west of Minsk in western Belarus in Hrodna Voblast.

Smarhon District

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The highest salary in the region was recorded in Hrodna (808.8 BYN), Hrodna District, Astraviec District and Smarhon' District (722—772 BYN).
Smarhon' District is a district (rajon) in Grodno Region of Belarus.

Navahrudak

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Navahrudak (Навагрудак, Новогрудок, Novogrudok; Nowogródek; Naugardukas) is a city in the Grodno Region of Belarus.

Smarhon’

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Smarhon’ or Smorgon (Смарго́нь, ; Сморгонь; Smurgainys; Smorgonie; סמאָרגאָן) is a city in the Grodno Region of Belarus.

Zhyrovichy Monastery

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Zhyrovichy Monastery is also a destination for religious travelers.
Zhyrovichy Monastery is an Orthodox monastery in Belarus, in the village of Zhyrovichy (Slonim rajon, Hrodna voblast).

Ashmyany

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Ashmyany (Ашмя́ны; Łacinka: Ašmiany; Ошмя́ны; Ašmena; Oszmiana; אָשמענע, Oshmene) is a town in Grodno Region, Belarus, located at 50 km from Vilnius, capital of the Ashmyany raion.

Iwye District

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The lowest salary in 2017 was recorded in Svislach, Iwye, Voranava and Zel’va Districts (558—583 BYN).
Iwye District is a district (rajon) in Grodno Region of Belarus.

Shchuchyn

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Ščučyn (Шчучын, Ščučyn, ; Щýчин, ; Szczuczyn Litewski; Šukynas; Yiddish: שטשוטשין, Shtutchin) is a city in the Grodno Region of Belarus.

Skidzyel’

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Skidzieĺ (Скідзель, also Скідаль, Skidal’; Skidlius; Skidel; Скидель) is a town in the Grodno Region of Belarus located 31 kilometers from Grodno.

Astravyets

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Astravyets (Астравец,, Astravas, Ostrowiec) is a city in the Grodno Region of Belarus, an administrative center of the Astravyets District.

Dzyatlava

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Dziatlava (Дзятлава, Zietela, Zdzięcioł, Дятлово, זשעטל Zhetl) is a town in Belarus in the Hrodna voblast, about 165 km southeast of Hrodna.

Dzyatlava District

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Dzyatlava District is a district (rajon) in Grodno Region of Belarus.

Sapotskin

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Despite multiple and desperate appeals from Polish citizens of Hrodna, the whole Hrodna region, (including ethically Polish till today) Sapotskin Triangle, was incorporated to the Soviet Belarus and many Poles emigrated or were expelled.
After liberation by the Red Army, it became part of Grodno Region as a regional center.

Grodno District

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The highest salary in the region was recorded in Hrodna (808.8 BYN), Hrodna District, Astraviec District and Smarhon' District (722—772 BYN).
Hrodna District is a district (raion) of Grodno Region of Belarus.