Military in Internal Security Operations Workshop Ends

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The workshop was officially closed by Col Jill Rutaremara, the Director of the Rwanda Peace Academy.

The Military in Internal Security Operations Workshop that started on 27 January 2020 at the Rwanda Peace Academy (RPA) ended today Friday, 31 January 2020. The workshop was officially closed by Col Jill Rutaremara, the Director of the Rwanda Peace Academy.

Present at the closing ceremony was the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Head of Delegation Mr. François Moreillon, the workshop lead facilitator Mr. Robert Polley and the co-facilitators from the ICRC.

The aim of the workshop was to enhance participants' awareness of their obligations under national law guided by international laws, norms and standards as well as their ability to lawfully and appropriately exercise law enforcement powers.

A total of 20 Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) officers attended the workshop.