Belarusian language

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Belarusian language

or

White Russian:

see Russian languageRussian language,
also called Great Russian, member of the East Slavic group of the Slavic subfamily of the Indo-European family of languages (see Slavic languages). The principal language of administration in the Soviet Union, Russian is spoken by about 170 million people as a
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also called Slavonic languages, a subfamily of the Indo-European family of languages. Because the Slavic group of languages seems to be closer to the Baltic group than to any other, some scholars combine the two in a Balto-Slavic subfamily of the Indo-European
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There's a common understanding that we got a lot of Western help, especially during the '80s under martial law," says Agnieszka Romaszewska-Guzy, the director of Belsat, a Belarusian-language satellite TV channel run out of Warsaw that is Poland's latest and largest effort to undermine the Belarusian government's information monopoly.
In September 1906, the first Belarusian-language newspaper, Nasha Dolya, (Our Fate) appeared.
Roman Catholic services were dropped from Belarusian TV (Lukashenka favors the Orthodox Church as conducive to closer ties with Russia), Radio and TV were told to drop most Belarusian-language pop music and to broadcast Belarusian folksongs only in Russian translation.
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