Mir Castle reconstruction to end in 2009

The reconstruction of the beautiful ancient castle in the town of Mir will be finished in 2009, Viktar Rymashewski, the chief of capital construction and logistics, told officials from the Ministry of Culture of Belarus. Initially, the 16th-17th-century castle was to be facelifted by 2010, reports Belta. 90 percent of major construction works have already been finished in the first half of 2007.