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Ikany Destination Guide

Touring Ikany in Belarus

Ikany in the region of Minskaya Voblastsʼ is a city located in Belarus - some 49 mi or ( 79 km ) North-East of Minsk , the country's capital city .

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Time in Ikany is now 05:24 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Minsk " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Daugavpils, Smolensk, Pskov, Vilnius, and Panevėžys. Being here already, consider visiting Daugavpils . Check out our recomendations for Ikany ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Berezina

The Battle of Berezina (or Beresina) took place from 26 to 29 November 1812, between the French army of Napoleon, retreating after his invasion of Russia and crossing the Berezina, and the Russian armies under Mikhail Kutuzov, Peter Wittgenstein and Admiral Pavel Chichagov. The battle ended with a mixed outcome. The French suffered very heavy losses but managed to cross the river and avoid being trapped. Since then "Bérézina" has been used in French as a synonym for "disaster."

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Located at 54.33 28.36 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: 1812 in France, 1812 in Russia, Barysaw, Battles involving France, Battles involving Poland, Battles involving Russia, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Conflicts in 1812, French invasion of Russia, History of Belarus (1795–1918)