Information reaching IGIHE indicates that FDLR rebels (Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda) have reportedly crossed into Rwanda where they allegedly attacked RDF positions.
IGIHE reporter on ground says the rebels attacked at about 4am shooting from a place called Gasizi in Eastern DRC near the Border with Rwanda.
The RDF position that was attacked is located in Cyanzarwe Sector in Rubavu district.
Six FDLR rebels have been liquidated by the Rwandan military.
Two Rwandans have reportedly died in the crossfire.
The Mayor of Rubavu Sheik Habame Hassani has confirmed the attack saying that this has prompted him to cancel his trip to KIGALI.
Sheik Habame didnt provide any further details on the matter.