Aerial view of Dzyarzhynskaya Hara, Belarus. Google Earth.


Belarus - Dzyarzhynskaya Hara

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Dzyarzhynskaya Hara is named after Feliks Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky (1877 - 1926) was a Communist revolutionary, famous as the founder of the Bolshevik secret police, the Cheka, and a great hero of Soviet Communism.

There was a move in 2005/2006 to rename the hill top to Gora Svyataya, but it appears that this was unsuccessful.

Maps and Books :

OpenStreetMaps, used as the source for many smart phone apps covers the area well.