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Full diplomatic relations were established in March
1993. The South African Ambassador to Ukraine was accredited to Belarus on a non-residential
basis until 1 August 1996, after which date non-residential accreditation was
transferred to the South African Ambassador to Poland.
The Ambassador to
the Russian Federation is the non-residential Ambassador to the Republic of Belarus
South African Representation in Belarus
Representation accredited from Moscow, Russia
HE Mr B W J Langa
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Belarus Representation in South
H E Mr A L Molchan
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
of the Republic of Belarus
Visa Requirements for South Africans
information contact the Embassy of Belarus in Pretoria or visit
the web site of the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus.
No medical restrictions are in effect.
colds, bronchial ailments, sinusitis and intestinal flu are common especially
in winter and it is advisable to bring along a supply of over-the-counter medicines
for these minor illnesses.
For further information go to Travelers' Health.
has a moderate to cold continental climate, with average temperatures from -6
deg. Celsius in January to +18 deg. Celsius in June. The country has large lowlands,
small hills and a number of lakes.
For up-to-date weather information click here.
unit is the Belarussian Rouble(BLR). It can be divided into 100 Kopeks. Due to
hyper inflation in the country Kopeks are not in circulation.
exchange rates click here
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please
contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0851/0837
For current information on trade statistics between
South Africa and Afghanistan, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
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