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RDF rotates Aviation Unit under the UN mission in South Sudan

Regional Verification Mechanism (EJVM) starts investigations on Burundian Combatants captured in Rwanda

RDF PRESS RELEASE ON BURUNDI COMBATANTS WHO CROSSED TO RWANDA

HE The President of the Republic of Rwanda and Commander-in-Chief of RDF donates 5760 iron sheets to vulnerable families in Rusizi

Rwanda and Burundi Heads of Military Intelligence discuss security challenges along common border

Rwandan peacekeepers build guest house for HAUTE KOTTO Prefecture


RDF receives fallen Rwandan peacekeeper

RDF mourns fallen Rwandan Peacekeeper

RDF PRESS RELEASE - PROMOTION

RDF honours Retiring Military Officers

HE The President of the Republic of Rwanda and Commander-in-Chief of RDF donates 589 bicycles to village leaders in appreciation for their support to security

PRESS RELEASE ON RUHERU/NYARUGURU ATTACK (UPDATED)

Rwanda donates medical kits to support UNMISS efforts in fight against COVID-19 pandemic

RDF detains soldiers over criminal allegations in Bugesera District

 
RDF rotates Aviation Unit under the UN mission in South Sudan
Friday 09.10.2020 - 12:06

RDF rotates Aviation Unit under the UN mission in South Sudan

Kigali, 09 October 2020 Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) has started the Relief in Place Operation for its Aviation Unit... read more
Regional Verification Mechanism (EJVM) starts investigations on Burundian Combatants captured in Rwanda
Monday 05.10.2020 - 16:28

Regional Verification Mechanism (EJVM) starts investigations on Burundian Combatants captured in Rwanda

Nyaruguru, 05 October 2020 The Expanded Joint Verification Mechanisms (EJVM) on 5 October 2020, conducted... read more
RDF PRESS RELEASE ON BURUNDI COMBATANTS WHO CROSSED TO RWANDA
Saturday 03.10.2020 - 15:51

RDF PRESS RELEASE ON BURUNDI COMBATANTS WHO CROSSED TO RWANDA

REF:RDF/MPR/A/07/10/20Kigali, 03 October 2020 On 29 September 2020, nineteen (19) Burundian combatants who identified... read more
HE The President of the Republic of Rwanda and Commander-in-Chief of RDF donates 5760 iron sheets to vulnerable families in Rusizi
Thursday 03.09.2020 - 19:15

HE The President of the Republic of Rwanda and Commander-in-Chief of RDF donates 5760 iron sheets to vulnerable families in Rusizi

  Rusizi-Bweyeye, 03 September 2020 H.E the President Paul Kagame and the Commander in Chief (C-in-C) of Rwanda... read more
Rwanda and Burundi Heads of Military Intelligence discuss security challenges along common border
Wednesday 26.08.2020 - 18:57

Rwanda and Burundi Heads of Military Intelligence discuss security challenges along common border

Bugesera - Nemba, 26 August 2020 The Heads of Military Intelligence from Rwanda and Burundi met today at Nemba One... read more
Rwandan peacekeepers build guest house for HAUTE KOTTO Prefecture
Sunday 23.08.2020 - 10:10

Rwandan peacekeepers build guest house for HAUTE KOTTO Prefecture

   Bria, 22 August 2020   Rwandan peacekeepers Battle Group II (RWA BGII) deployed under the United... read more
RDF receives fallen Rwandan peacekeeper
Wednesday 22.07.2020 - 11:19

RDF receives fallen Rwandan peacekeeper

Kigali, 23 July 2020 The casket bearing the remains of Rwandan peacekeeper, Sergeant Major Nsabiyaremye Edouard,... read more
RDF mourns fallen Rwandan Peacekeeper
Wednesday 15.07.2020 - 15:40

RDF mourns fallen Rwandan Peacekeeper

Kigali, 15 July 2020 The Rwanda Defence Force is deeply saddened by the death of a Rwandan peacekeeper serving under... read more
RDF PRESS RELEASE - PROMOTION
Thursday 09.07.2020 - 17:38

RDF PRESS RELEASE - PROMOTION

REF:RDF/MPR/A/07/04/20Kigali, 09 July 2020 H.E THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF RWANDA DEFENCE... read more
RDF honours Retiring Military Officers
Monday 06.07.2020 - 20:33

RDF honours Retiring Military Officers

Kigali, 6 July 2020   Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) has for the eighth time held a send-off ceremony to honour the... read more
HE The President of the Republic of Rwanda and Commander-in-Chief of RDF donates 589 bicycles to village leaders in appreciation for their support to security
Thursday 02.07.2020 - 18:41

HE The President of the Republic of Rwanda and Commander-in-Chief of RDF donates 589 bicycles to village leaders in appreciation for their support to security

Nyaruguru, 2 July 2020 H.E the President Paul Kagame and the Commander in Chief (C-in-C) of Rwanda Defence Force (RDF)... read more
PRESS RELEASE ON RUHERU/NYARUGURU ATTACK (UPDATED)
Saturday 27.06.2020 - 05:40

PRESS RELEASE ON RUHERU/NYARUGURU ATTACK (UPDATED)

Kigali, 27 June 2020 Today early morning at about 0020hrs, approximately 100 unidentified gunmen heavily armed with... read more
Rwanda donates medical kits to support UNMISS efforts in fight against COVID-19 pandemic
Saturday 13.06.2020 - 20:04

Rwanda donates medical kits to support UNMISS efforts in fight against COVID-19 pandemic

Juba, 13 June 2020 The Government of Rwanda donated testing medical kits to the United Nation Mission in South Sudan... read more
RDF detains soldiers over criminal allegations in Bugesera District
Friday 12.06.2020 - 09:14

RDF detains soldiers over criminal allegations in Bugesera District

Kigali, 12 June 2020 Since 10 June 2020, the Rwanda Defence Force has in custody two military personnel over... read more
Chinese Military donates medical kits to support RDF in fight against COVID-19
Wednesday 03.06.2020 - 18:45

Chinese Military donates medical kits to support RDF in fight against COVID-19

Kigali, 3 June 2020 The Chinese People Liberation Army has donated medical supplies to Rwanda Defence Force to help... read more
The United States of America signs Status of Forces Agreement with Rwanda
Thursday 28.05.2020 - 13:22

The United States of America signs Status of Forces Agreement with Rwanda

Kigali, 28 May 2020 Rwanda and the United States of America have today signed the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA)... read more
Shooting incident on Lake Rweru in Bugesera
Sunday 10.05.2020 - 08:04

Shooting incident on Lake Rweru in Bugesera

Kigali, 9 May 2020 On Friday 8 May 2020, in Rweru sector of Bugesera district in the Eastern Province, a group of... read more
President Kagame Chairs RDF High Command Council
Saturday 09.05.2020 - 20:40

President Kagame Chairs RDF High Command Council

Gako, 9 May 2020 Today, at the Rwanda Military Academy - Gako, President Kagame and Commander-in-Chief of the Rwanda... read more
RDF introduces new criminal charges against Colonel Tom BYABAGAMBA
Thursday 09.04.2020 - 20:04

RDF introduces new criminal charges against Colonel Tom BYABAGAMBA

Kigali, 09 April 2020 The Military Prosecution will arraign Colonel Tom BYABAGAMBA before military courts for new... read more

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RDF and partners avail new shelters to 32 families including vulnerable ex-combatants

200 vulnerable families to benefit from a new Model Green village inaugurated in Nyabihu District

RDF Reserve Force in partnership with Gasabo District to put in place a Model Village to improve the lives of the needy

RDF Reserve Force hands over infrastructures built for locals in Nyarugenge District

RDF Reserve Force hands over houses constructed for vulnerable people in Rusheshe