The Rwandan army has confirmed captured a Ugandan soldier on their territory.
On 12 June 21, at approximately 1445hrs, an RDF (Rwanda Defence Force) day patrol intercepted a Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) soldier identified as Pte Bakuru Muhuba.
Rwanda defence ministry says the soldier was on Rwandan soil in Northern Province, Burera District, Cyanika sector, Kamanyana cell, Majyambere village.
He was dressed in UPDF camouflage uniform, armed with a Medium Machine Gun (MMG) with its 100 rounds, 01 Binocular, 01 cell phone and his military Identification documents.
RDF is in the process of repatriating him, the Rwandan army said.