Andrei Kobyakov noted that all the subcommittees had been set up. “The plans of activities for the subcommittees should be confirmed within one month. All the issues should be addressed operationally,” the Premier stressed.
Belarus' National Olympic Committee (NOC) is preparing a lawsuit against the International Canoe Federation (ICF) over the disqualification of the Belarusian senior men's canoe and kayak national team from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The Belarusian athletes scored 49,400 points to place atop. Second were Svetlana Makshtareva and Veronika Zemlyanaya of Azerbaijan (46,350 points). The duet from Portugal, Beatriz Martins and Silvia Saiote, finished third with 45,050 points.