Iwye District

Iwye District (Belarusian: Іўеўскі раён, romanizedIŭeŭski rajon) is a district (rajon) in Grodno Region of Belarus.

The administrative center is Iwye. Another notable settlement is Hieraniony (Gieraniony), a small historic town with two Category II objects of national cultural heritage (the castle and the parish church).[1]

Notable residentsEdit

Zianon Pazniak (born 24 April 1944), Belarusian politician, one of the founders of the Belarusian Popular Front and leader of the Conservative Christian Party – BPF[2]

Coordinates: 53°55′N 25°46′E / 53.917°N 25.767°E / 53.917; 25.767