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Watch The Heart of Nuba On Hulu

Posted by OBS Team on July 7th, 2018

For the first time, the Heart of Nuba film is now available for all to see. Watch it here and get involved. 

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March 2018 Heart of Nuba Update

Posted by OBS Team on March 30th, 2018

In October 2016, Operation Broken Silence launched the Heart of Nuba Campaign, an online fundraising movement focused on supporting Mother of Mercy Hospital in the war-torn Nuba Mountains of Sudan. This is a brief update about Dr. Tom, the hospital, and your progress so far. 

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Join The Heart of Nuba Campaign

Posted by OBS Team on February 16th, 2018

Today we announce a new campaign in partnership with the Heart of Nuba film. Learn more and consider joining. 

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September 2017 Heart of Nuba Update

Posted by OBS Team on September 26th, 2017

In October 2016, Operation Broken Silence launched the Heart of Nuba Campaign, an online fundraising movement focused on supporting Mother of Mercy Hospital in the war-torn Nuba Mountains of Sudan. This is a brief update about Dr. Tom and your progress so far. 

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May 2017 Heart of Nuba Update

Posted by on May 30th, 2017

A brief update on your fundraising efforts for Mother of Mercy Hospital.

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Yida Photography Exhibit Campaign Completed!

Posted by on October 23rd, 2016

Here are the results for the Yida photo Exhibit crowdfunding campaign!

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Weekly Sudan News Roundup: October 6

Posted by OBS Team on October 6th, 2016

Each week we gather important stories and updates from Sudan and consolidate them in one place for you. We also provide a few opportunities you can take to stand with the people of Sudan. 

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Weekly Sudan News Roundup: September 29

Posted by OBS Team on September 28th, 2016

Each week we gather important stories and updates from Sudan and consolidate them in one place for you.

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Weekly Sudan News Roundup: September 21

Posted by OBS Team on September 21st, 2016

Each week we gather important stories and updates from Sudan and consolidate them in one place for you.

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Bashir Regime Continues To Reject Outside Aid To South Kordofan & Blue Nile

Posted by Mark Hackett on September 20th, 2016

In its latest stalling tactic to ensure the continuation of violence, the Sudanese dictatorship is once again refusing to allow official outside aid into the Two Areas. 

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In Photos: Nuba Day 2016

Posted by OBS Team on September 3rd, 2016

For several years, Nuba communities from across the Unites States have gathered once a year to fellowship and discuss issues in Sudan. This annual event is known as Nuba Day. This year, we served as the American partner agency for the event. 

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Short Film: The War The World Forgot

Posted by OBS Team on August 25th, 2016

People and Power investigates the forgotten war taking place on the borders between North and South Sudan. Watch the 25-minute film here. 

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The U.N. Is Abandoning Nuba Refugees ... Again

Posted by Mark Hackett on June 30th, 2016

Today, June 30, 2016 marks another ill-conceived effort by the United Nations to close Yida Refugee Camp. Learn more. 

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Sudan Government Launches Major Offensive in Nuba Mountains

Posted by OBS Team on March 27th, 2016

A brief update from the Nuba Moutnains of Sudan. 

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Humanitarian Emergency in Kao-Nyaro-Warni Area

Posted by OBS Team on March 7th, 2016

Humanitarian conditions are deteriorating in pockets of the Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile. Learn more.

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January 2016 Relief Mission Results

Posted by OBS Team on February 15th, 2016

In January 2016, one of our End Nuba Genocide Campaign relief teams delivered food, medical, and school supplies to frontline communities in the Nuba Moutnains of Sudan. Learn more. 

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Endure Campaign Update

Posted by OBS Team on July 22nd, 2015

A brief update on the progress you are making with the Endure Campaign.

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A Snapshot of Sudan

Posted by OBS Team on July 1st, 2015

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has released a snapshot of the latest humanitarian facts and figures on Sudan. Read it here.

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April 24 School Supply Drive Results

Posted on April 25th, 2015

On April 24, 2015, Operation Broken Silence and First Evangelical Church partnered together to accept donated school supplies for the Endure Campaign, the only ongoing fundraising campaign supporting educational intiaitives for the Nuba Mountains of Sudan. 

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March 2015 Relief Mission

Posted by OBS Team on April 8th, 2015

In March of 2015, one of our End Nuba Genocide Coalition relief teams delivered over 60,000lbs of food, seed, and medical relief to frontline communities in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan. See the photos.

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Back To Square 1

Posted by Mark Hackett on March 18th, 2015

As targeted violence continues to spread across the periphery regions of the country, the government of Sudan wants the United Nations peacekeeping force in Darfur to close up shop. Learn more. 

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Are Chemical Weapons Being Used Against The Nuba Mountains?

Posted by Mark Hackett on January 20th, 2015

Several of our supporters have asked us about one of the interviews in Lost Generation of Sudan in which chemical weapons usage is discussed. Here's what we know. 

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Campaigns We Love: Chris Ward's Story

Posted by OBS Team on December 10th, 2014

Chris Ward is on a mission to raise $150,000 for our emergency relief efforts in the Nuba Mountaisn of Sudan. This is his story. 

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Lost Generation of Sudan

Posted by OBS Team on November 23rd, 2014

Our third documentry film introduces you to Sudan's emerging generation of war orphans who have fled the Nuba Mountains. 

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Nuba Mountains & Blue Nile

Posted by OBS Team on January 1st, 2014

This overview is a brief history that provides a contextual background for understanding the issues Operation Broken Silence works on. Specifically, this overview provides an overarching historical narrative of the war and genocide in the Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile areas of Sudan. It is part of our Educational Resources list. 

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