February 5, 2018, Despite its claims that “The Institute on Religion and Democracy faith-based alliance of Christians who monitor, comment, and report on issues affecting the Church. We seek to reform the Church’s role in public life, protect religious freedom, and support democracy at home and abroad. is a faith-based alliance of Christians” This fiath based organization turned arms Suppliers to South Sudan government since 2013
This news came to light when The Institute on Religion and Democracy employee Faith J. Hooper Mcdonnel came out strongly condemning U.S government for impossing arms embargo and sanctioning South Sudan government
Faith J. Hooper can be can be seen in the photo with most wanted general in South Sudan, Marial Chinoung who is also sanction by the United States government.