Pastavy

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Pastavy

Pastovys
Postawy
Паставы
Поставы
Skyline of Pastavy
Flag of Pastavy
Flag
Official seal of Pastavy
Seal
Pastavy is located in Belarus
Pastavy
Pastavy
Coordinates: 55°07′N 26°50′E / 55.117°N 26.833°E / 55.117; 26.833
CountryBelarus
VoblastVitebsk Region
RaionPastavy Raion
Mentioned1409
Population
 (2010)
 • Total19,800
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
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Pastavy (Belarusian: Паставы, Lithuanian: Pastovys, Russian: Поставы, Polish: Postawy) is a city in the Vitebsk Region of Belarus, an administrative center of Pastavy Raion.

Location[edit]

Pastavy is located on the river Myadelki. Postavy Air Base is located 5 km west of Pastavy.

Amenities[edit]

Pastavy has a station on the railway line between Vitebsk and Vilnius, Lithuania.

History[edit]

Pastavy has several historic buildings including 18th-century houses and 19th-century church.[1] In 2009, Pastavy celebrated its 600th anniversary.

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Coordinates: 55°07′N 26°50′E / 55.117°N 26.833°E / 55.117; 26.833