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Parczew, the country capital, is located on Parczewska Plain. The
Konotopa river flowing across the city flows then into the Piwonia wich
determines the north boundary of the city. The city lies 182 km from
Warsaw, 63 km from Lublin and 51 km from the Polish- Belarussian border
checkpoint in Sławatycze.
Parczew is an important transport junction as here roads from Łęczna,
Włodawa, Lubartów, Międzyrzec Podlaski, Radzyń Podlaski and
Biała Podlaska meet. The commune of Parczew covers 14,623 ha and is
inhabited by over 15,000 people. The commune comprises 20 centres,
including Parczew itself.