French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF) secretary-general Jean-Michel Brun has held a meeting with the Belarus Ambassador to France Pavel Latushko to discuss preparations for next year's European Games.
Brun and Latushko met the headquarters of the CNOSF in Paris discussed how France and Belarus could work more closely together in sports and, particularly, in the Olympic Movement.
Brun highlighted the interest in continuing close cooperation with the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus, the Belarus Embassy in Paris claimed.
Both agreed that sport should be the basis of friendly international relations and serve as a means for united the world.
France finished fifth overall on the medals table at the first European Games in 2015.
They won a total of 43 medals, including 12 gold.