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Confusion Remains Concerning Easing of Sudan Sanctions

Posted by Mark Hackett on March 30th, 2017

Months after the Obama Administration announced a process to begin lifting U.S. sanctions on Sudan, skepticism and confusion continues to grow.

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Weekly Sudan News Roundup: March 17, 2017

Posted by on March 17th, 2017

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: March 10, 2017

Posted by on March 10th, 2017

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: March 2, 2017

Posted by OBS Team on March 2nd, 2017

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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A Look Back On 2016

Posted by OBS Team on December 29th, 2016

2016 was a hard year for the Sudanese, but change in Sudan is still inevitable. 

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Weekly Sudan News Roundup: December 15

Posted by OBS Team on December 15th, 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: December 8

Posted by OBS Team on December 8th, 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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A Time To Mourn

Posted by Mark Hackett on December 1st, 2016

Today we received word that a Sudanese individual who assisted in one of our previous films has been killed in South Sudan. 

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Giving Tuesday 2016 Results

Posted by on November 30th, 2016

You brought the magic this #GivingTuesday! Here are your results.

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New Report Cites Chemical Weapons Attacks In Darfur

Posted by OBS Team on September 29th, 2016

Amnesty International says that children are among more than 200 people estimated to have been killed by Sudanese government chemical weapon attacks in Darfur.

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Latest OCHA Sudan Humanitarian Bulletin

Posted by OBS Team on August 14th, 2016

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) cites conflict in Jebel Marra, Darfur as primary reason for uptick in forced displacements this year. And more. 

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Human Rights Abuses In Sudan: April 2016

Posted by OBS Team on June 11th, 2016

During the month of April 2016, SUDO (UK)’s network of human rights monitors have reported and verified 98 incidents of human rights abuses across Sudan involving 12 Sudanese states. A further five reports were also submitted concerning three instances of ethnic violence, killing 18 militia members on all sides, a report on the arrival of approximately 236 families displaced from the fighting in Jebel Marra to three IDP Camps situated in Marshang locality, South Darfur, as well as the appalling humanitarian conditions faced by South Sudanese refugees in East Darfur.

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2016 Film Supporter Updates

Posted by OBS Team on May 22nd, 2016

This blogpost will serve as the home for all updates we post about our next documentary film. If you supported the film by making a donation or fundraising, this is where you will be able to find all of your behind the scenes updates. 

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Sudan Government Displaces 2,000+ Civilians in Blue Nile

Posted by OBS Team on May 20th, 2016

A brief update from Sudan. 

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#Storytellers Campaign Results

Posted by OBS Team on May 3rd, 2016

Fundraising for the #Storytellers Campaign has officially come to an end! See your final results here. 

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Endure Campaign Update

Posted by OBS Team on May 1st, 2016

A brief update on the Endure Campaign. 

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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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150 Villages Torched in Jebel Marra

Posted by OBS Team on March 21st, 2016

An update on the situation in Jebel Marra, Darfur. 

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#Storytellers Campaign Reaches 50% Of Goal

Posted by OBS Team on March 3rd, 2016

Our biggest campaign of 2016 has already reached 50% of its goal thaks to our awesome supporters! Learn more.

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Sudan Update: December 2015

Posted by OBS Team on December 23rd, 2015

A brief update on news coming out of Sudan.

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What You Accomplished in 2015

Posted by OBS Team on December 21st, 2015

Here's how you helped the Sudanese people in 2015. 

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Sudan Sanctions Renewed For Another Year

Posted by OBS Team on November 6th, 2015

Sudan sanctions were just extended for another year, but no policy changes have been announced. 

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Up To 173,000 Recently Displaced In Darfur

Posted by OBS Team on October 28th, 2015

A brief Sudan update.

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The A.U. South Sudan Report Is Finally Here

Posted by OBS Team on October 28th, 2015

A long-delayed African Union report on the crisis in South Sudan has finally been released and sheds new light into the blurry opening days of the conflict. 

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You've Raised $250,000!

Posted by OBS Team on October 15th, 2015

Last night we crossed another big fundraising milestone thanks to your hard work!

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Scorched Earth Campaign In Blue Nile

Posted by OBS Team on August 6th, 2015

A new report gives insight into recent Sudanese government abuses in Blue Nile state.

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Operation Broken Silence Joins The Alliance To End Genocide

Posted by OBS Team on July 5th, 2015

The Alliance Against Genocide is an international coalition dedicated to creating the international institutions and political will to end genocide forever.

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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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