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  • A city of western Belarus on the Neman River near the Lithuanian and Polish borders. Capital of an independent principality until 1398, Hrodna was ruled at various times by Lithuania, Poland, and Russia. Population: 317,000.

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  • proper n. Alternative form of Grodno.

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  • The youngest of four children, Liza Czapnik was born in 1922 in Grodno, Poland (today Hrodna, Belorussia) to a traditional Jewish middle-class family which practiced Jewish observances until the Soviet occupation in September 1939.

    Liza Czapnik.

  • Belarus6 provinces (voblastsi, singular - voblasts ') and 1 municipality* (horad); Brest, Homyel', Horad Minsk*, Hrodna, Mahilyow, Minsk, Vitsyebsk note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers

    Administrative divisions

  • Administrative divisions: 6 provinces (voblastsi, singular - voblasts ') and 1 municipality* (horad); Brest, Homyel', Horad Minsk*, Hrodna, Mahilyow, Minsk, Vitsyebsk note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers

    Belarus

  • Alyaksandr Antonyuk is chairman of the Hrodna branch of the Belarusian Helsinki Commission and an adviser to Spasyuk.

    Belarus: Church Destruction Sparks Outrage

  • The rally in Hrodna comes amid a row between Poland and Belarus over the treatment of the cultural group, the Union of Poles in Belarus (ZPB.)

    Spero News

  • RFE/RL reports that police officers recorded today's rally in Hrodna on video but otherwise did not intervene.

    Spero News

  • Borys was fined 30 basic units (Br1 mln 50 thousand), representatives of the organisation's leadership Andrzej Poczobut, Ihar Bantser (Igor Bancer) and Myachyslau Yaskevich (Mieczyslaw Jaskiewicz) were sentenced to 5 days of detention for staging a rally in support of Ivyanets branch of the UPB in Hrodna on February 10.

    The BEING HAD Times

  • Viktar Sazonau, Chairperson of the Hrodna oblast organization of the Belarusian Social Democratic Hramada, expressed the opinion that 'several people were included to prevent the parties from declaring the refusal to participate in the elections, though we are ready to do it'.

    The BEING HAD Times

  • HRODNA, Belarus -- A schoolgirl in the western Belarusian city of Hrodna is to be taught in the Belarusian language following a protest by her parents, RFE/RL's Belarus Service reports.

    Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

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