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Xiaogan - Brest, Belarus

Source: hubei.gov.cn

Xiaogan and Brest, Belarus, Philippine have been established sister city relationship since 26th March, 1993.

Brest, Belarus, formerly also Brest-on-the-Bug and Brest-Litovsk, is a city (population 310,800 in 2010) in Belarus at the border with Poland opposite the city of Terespol, where the Bug River and Mukhavets rivers meet. It is the capital city of the Brest voblast.

The Hubei establishment of international sister provinces and cities began in 1979. By the end of 2010, 67 sister provinces and cities have been established between Hubei province and provinces and cities of 28 countries around the world (18 sisiter province relationship, 16 sister city relationship with Wuhan city and 33 with other cities).

The sister province and state relationship between Hubei and the State of Ohio was the first sister province and state relationship between China and the United States.