Bentiu : A pierce battle that lasts for almost four days between opposition forces and govt troops in unity state Bentiu has taken final stage after rebels managed to dislodged the govt troops and pursued them beyond their headquarters.
The opposition have taken full control of oil facility in Bentiu and now doing mopping exercise to purge out the govt forces completely of Bentiu territory.
Number of Military equipments in variety captured in good condition.
This escalation of war triggered by the offensive launched by the govt to regain control of the towns under rebels previoisly, govt wages a full scale war against opposition in greater upper Nile regions.
The current conflict have driven out many civilians from their homes according to UN agencies, this posses a great risk to their living condition due to the scarcity of the basic services.
Many civilians seeking protection in unimiss camps have been contacted by wangdunkon media, many said, govt soldiers are targeting civilians when they captured a town, opposition give freedom to civilians when they are the one in town, they said Juba govt is worse hundred times when they are in control of the town.They loot properties, burning down houses, raping women and other related crimes.
SPLA / IO forces have declared so far that they are targeting oilfield in greater upper Nile region to stop production of oil that is being used by Juba govt to buy arms, hire foreign fighters and kill innocent civilians.