Congolese officials say the identity of the dead man who crossed the border was not known, but that no Congolese soldier on duty in the area had been reported missing.
Opponents of proposal to deploy regional peacekeepers point to chequered history that some of Democratic Republic of Congo's neighbours have in the war-torn east of the country.
Military heads of East African Community bloc agree on "urgent" need to deploy a regional force to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where 120 militant groups including powerful M23 rebels hold sway.
Protesters in capital Kinshasa seek expulsion of Rwandan envoy over Kigali's alleged support to notorious M23 rebels – a primarily Congolese Tutsi group.
Ongoing fighting in Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern highlands leaves five soldiers and 15 armed fighters dead, military says.
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