Source: Ministry of Defence Rwanda
The United States Africa Command chief, Gen Carter Ham has said that he highly appreciates the Rwanda’s contribution to African security. He also thanked the Rwanda Defence Forces for the good performance in peacekeeping missions.
During his visit to RDF on 23 January 2012, Gen Ham met with the Minister of defence, Gen James Kabarebe along with the chief of defence staff, Lt Gen Charles Kayonga. They discussed on military training and cooperation for deployment in UN peacekeeping missions.