Võru

The "beach promenade" of Võru

Võru is a city in Southern Estonia. The surrounding Võrumaa (Võru county) covers 2,305 km².

Understand

The Võro language ("võro kiil") is the main language spoken but Estonian is universally spoken as well. Russian and English are also understood by many people. From 1944 to 1953, the Estonian Forest Brothers (anti-Soviet partisans) were most active in Võru County.

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