embassy.org

embassy.org

A resource of and for the Washington, D.C. foreign embassy community

The Republic of Belarus

Address:
1619 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20009
Map:
Phone:
(202) 986-1604
Fax:
(202) 986-1805
Email:
usa@mfa.gov.by
Web:
http://usa.mfa.gov.by/

Personnel

Chief of Mission: Mr. Pavel Shidlovsky, Counselor, Chargé d'Affaires ad interim

"I started thinking about that, and I used to think that the Talib would come, and he would just kill me. But then I said, ‘If he comes, what would you do Malala?’ then I would reply to myself, ‘Malala, just take a shoe and hit him.’ But then I said, ‘If you hit a Talib with your shoe, then there would be no difference between you and the Talib. You must not treat others with cruelty and that much harshly, you must fight others but through peace and through dialogue and through education.’ Then I said I will tell him how important education is and that ‘I even want education for your children as well.’ And I will tell him, ‘That’s what I want to tell you, now do what you want."
- Malala Yousafzai

Other offices

Consular and other offices of The Republic of Belarus in the United States.