EU Neighborhood Policy Part I

EU Neighborhood Policy 1

The EU Neighborhood Policy (ENP) was established in 2004, the same year that the European Union (EU) was enlarged by 10 new countries, mainly in Eastern Europe. The purpose of the policy was to create a “ring of veins” around the EU’s new external borders and thus prevent new dividing lines in Europe. The desire was to continue the EU as a peace project, based on an idea that closer…

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Belarus Population and Religion

Belarus Population and Religion

Belarus (colloquially Belarus) is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe with (2019) 9.5 million residents; The capital is Minsk. Belarus borders Russia to the north and east, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Belarus is located in the west of the Eastern European (Russian) Plain in the catchment area of Memel, Daugava, the middle Dnieper and Pripet. The surface forms were…

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