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South Sudan Rebels Deny Killing Civilians in Bentiu

Rebels in South Sudan have denied U.N. accusations that they killed hundreds of people after taking control of a small town last week.Rebel spokesman Lul Ruai Koang said that rebel fighters were not responsible for the killings in Bentiu, and blamed others, including government forces.The U.N. Mission in South Sudan said Monday that rebels killed more than 200 civilians and wounded more than 400 others at a local mosque where people had gone to escape the fighting. It said the rebels, known...

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