Department of self-defence for the army, police, security companies and the public


In October 2010 in Sofia, Bulgaria was signed an intergovernmental agreement between the Republic of Bulgaria and the Syrian Arab Republic in the field of sport. The sport Ju-Jitsu was included in the Agreement signed by Svilen Neikov – Minister of Physical Education and Sport, and General Mowaffak Joumaa – President of the Syrian General Sports Federation and President of the National Olympic Committee of Syria. At the signing ceremony were invited the President of the Ju-Jitsu International Federation – Panagiotis Theodoropoulos, and Tomo Borisov in his capacity of President of Bulgarian Ju-Jitsu Federation and Vice President of the Ju-Jitsu International Federation. In the preliminary references to the Agreement was envisaged cooperation between the two countries and in the field of self-defence for law enforcement bodies and citizens – under a security self-defence system developed by the Department of self-defense for the army, police and security companies at the Ju-Jitsu International Federation. Also, a meeting was held between General Joumaa, Minister Neykov, Panagiotis Theodoropoulos and Tomo Borisov.