Alleged DRC Troop Abuse of Rebels Draws UN Concern

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is expressing concern about alleged abuses by armed forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo, who are accused of mistreating rebel detainees and desecrating corpses.

Ban’s spokesman said Wednesday the U.N. chief is calling on the Congolese government to hold accountable those responsible for any abuses against the M23 rebels.

The U.N. mission in the DRC is reviewing its support for the country’s military, and says it welcomes steps by …