From Gomel, there is only a very narrow road towards Russia, which passes through dozens of villages. Furthermore, the border area where no stops are allowed begins 20 kilometers ahead of the crossing.
Russia is a transcontinental country in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia.
The vast majority of its population (80%) lives in European Russia, therefore Russia as a whole is included as a European country here.
Dispute has intensified On September 12, the Polish Embassy in Moscow shared its concern with the Russian foreign ministry.
Russia had already complained about Poland's suspension of a local border traffic agreement on July 4.
The route through the Belarusian Gomel area is a 300 kilometer detour.
The Soviet-era Friendship Monument still stands at the border crossing.
B) The Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey are not part of the European Union, but Manxmen and Channel Islanders are citizens of the European Union; the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey, and Manxmen and Channel Islanders themselves (unless they qualify and apply for recognition of a change in status), are however excluded from the benefits of the Four Freedoms of the European Union.
C) The Government of the United Kingdom also issue passports to British nationals who are not British citizens with the right of abode in the United Kingdom and who are also not otherwise citizens of the European Union.
By a Presidential decree issued on December 17 2007, permission stamps were finally abolished.
A) Includes Crown dependencies, British Overseas Territories, and former British plantations, crown colonies, colonies, protectorates, protected states, mandates, trust territories and other British possessions.
In spite of the fact that Byelorussian SSR citizenship (like citizenship of all other soviet republics) was recognised by the USSR, Soviet passports never mentioned Byelorussian SSR citizenship.