May 2007
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Rwanda;May2007, p6
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The article presents information on the national defense of the Republic of Rwanda. According to the author, the military establishment of this country is made up of a well-trained army and a small, rotary-wing air force. Defense spending continues to represent a disproportionate part of the national budget. The government completely restructured the military after the withdrawal of Rwandan Armed Forces from the Democratic Republic of the Congo in October 2002.


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