White Russia. White Ruthenia, a historical reference for a territory in the eastern part of present-day Belarus; An archaic literal translation for Belarus/Byelorussia; White Russian
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation (MIA of Russia, Russian: Министерство внутренних дел, МВД, Ministerstvo vnutrennikh del, MVD) is the interior ministry of Russia. Emperor Alexander I of Russia founded its predecessor in 1802 in Imperial Russia. The Ministry has its headquarters in Moscow.