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General News from the Persecution Project Foundation

Urgent Prayer Needed

Urgent Prayer Needed

Our brethren in the war-torn Nuba Mountains of Sudan need your prayers today. Please take a moment to read this important update from our friends at Nuba Reports. A massive offensive by the Islamist government forces has commenced, and government troops are now a mere 20 kilometers from the de factor “rebel” capital of Kauda. […]

A Death in the Family

A Death in the Family

Neima Abiad Idris (49) was a household name in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan. The Nuba people knew her as the “Peace Singer.” Her first Christian album was entitled, Faith is Essential to Achieve Our Goals. Her most recent album was a musical expression of her personal prayer and aspiration for the Nuba entitled, Building Peace, Forgiveness […]

2014: Year-End Review

2014: Year-End Review

We believe that the best way to start 2015 is by thanking God for all He accomplished through your generosity in 2014. Last year was a record-breaker on many levels. But surpassing goals on paper is one thing. The most important goal is engaging in active compassion that impacts lives. And, again, thanks to you, […]

Mass Rape and Mass Cover-Up

Mass Rape and Mass Cover-Up

SOLDIERS FROM THE SUDAN ARMED FORCES (SAF) ARRIVED AT THE SMALL VILLAGE OF TABIT IN NORTH DARFUR ON THE EVENING OF OCTOBER 31ST, ABOUT SIX MILES FROM WHERE THEY KEEP A SMALL BASE. What happened next is unclear. Villagers claim the soldiers drove the men away with the butts of their rifles. Then, they raped […]

Be a Hero

Be a Hero

by Matt Chancey I was born and grew up in the Wiregrass region of Alabama. But for the last several years, I’ve made my home in Africa, primarily serving the persecuted church and other communities as a director of PPF. But I’m still a Southern man, which means I always love hearing from my Mama. […]

PPF Ministry Team Active in South Sudan

PPF Ministry Team Active in South Sudan

Khartoum Announces a Campaign to “Starve” the People of the Nuba Mountains

Khartoum Announces a Campaign to “Starve” the People of the Nuba Mountains

Eric Reeves, The Huffington Post, October 7, 2014 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/eric-reeves/khartoum-announces-a-camp_b_5923470.html On 22 September, 2014, I received from a source within Sudan, whom I trust implicitly, a truly extraordinary, indeed explosive document, containing “Minutes of the Military and Security Committee Meeting held in the National Defense College [Khartoum],” the meeting referred to took place on August 31, 2014; the […]

The Nuba Mountains’ Lost Boys

The Nuba Mountains’ Lost Boys

The RSF, as it is called, is nothing more than the dreaded “Janjaweed” militias (“Devils on Horseback”) re-branded by indicted war criminal Omar al Bashir. The RSF are mercenaries plucked from all over Sudan and even other North African states. They are a major source of terror for the civilian population, because they are given […]

They Are Throwing Children into the Flames

They Are Throwing Children into the Flames

The government of Sudan continues to wage a brutal war against its own citizens. Dictator Omar al Bashir is using his time-tested weapons of destruction against primarily civilian populations in areas of the country refusing to submit to his rule. In Darfur, Bashir has turned to his infamous Janjaweed militias (“Devils on Horseback”) to spread […]

Meriam Ibrahim’s First Interview

Meriam Ibrahim’s First Interview

After months of imprisonment in Sudan under sentence of death for her faith, Meriam Ibrahim recently gave her first interview as a free woman. Megyn Kelly of Fox News, who has been tracking the issue from almost the very beginning, interviewed Meriam on her confinement, treatment, and the pressure she was under to renounce her Christian […]