How RPA deployed 600 soldiers in the heart of Kigali against all odds
On a Tuesday, December 28, 1993 at around 11am in Mulindi, near the Rwanda-Uganda border, a battalion of 600 battle-hardened soldiers chanted as they waited for their military escort that was to be provided by Unamir (the UN Assistance Mission in Rwanda) to Kigali.
Brig. Gen. Karamba, the Commandant of the RDF Command and Staff College Nyakinama, describes the audacious deployment and operations of the RPA’s 3rd Battalion at CND, now Parliamentary Buildings in Kimihurura, Kigali, in early 1990s, during the interview on June 20. / J. Mbanda