Military Capabilities

Rwanda looking at Russian air defence

04 June 2018

Rwanda is interested in acquiring Russian air defence systems, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said during a visit to Kigali on 3 June.

“The Rwandan security forces, army, and law-enforcement agencies operate our helicopters. There are also Ural vehicles used by the army and the security service, and a whole bunch of small arms. Now the deliveries of air defence systems are being discussed,” Lavrov announced during a press briefing.

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