What country is Belarus close to?

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The post-Soviet satellite state of Belarus is near to many other former Soviet Union states. Bordered by Russia to the north and east, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the north, it is entirely surrounded and is thus known as a land-locked state.
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Is Belarus a Country?

Yes. Belarus is a country.

Are Belarus and Russia the same country?

No. Belarus is quite separate to Russia. It used to be part of the USSR, but gained independence in 1991.

Is the country called Belarus or Belarussia?

The country is called Belarus. Its official name is the Republic of Belarus, but prior to independence it was known as Belorussian (Byelorussian) Soviet Socialist Republic.

Which country is Belarus close to?

Belarus is a landlocked country in eastern Europe surrounded by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest.
In Belarus

What countries have ruled belarus?

Kievan Rus' (ruled from Kiev but contained most of modern day Ukraine, Belarus, and some of Western Russia), The Grand Duchy of Lithuania (Lithuania), The Polish-Lithuanian Co