The former Soviet republic of Belarus lies between Poland and Russia. It is one of the most developed industrial and agricultural economies in the region.
Population 10 million.
Languages Belarussian, Russian.
Main religions Orthodox, Roman Catholic.
CBM activities Visits twice a year are made by UK visitors. Our members are scattered, but those who can come to Minsk for the 6-monthly meetings, and smaller groups meet monthly in various cities. A mini Bible School is held in Minsk once a year.
Ecclesias It is not possible to form an ecclesia in Belarus as Christadelphians are not registered and the penalty for meeting formally is severe. There are about 30 members.