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DOS Afghan SIV Program Update: Oct. 27, 2014
Posted on 28 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Afghan SIV Program Update OCTOBER 27, 2014 "The Department of State’s authority to issue Special Immigrant Visas (SIVs) to Afghan nationals under section 602(b) of the Afghan Allies Protection Act of 2009, as amended, was extended. 1... Read More

Tags: siv , dos , afghan , visa , special

Court Rules in Favor of Iraqi and Afghan Allies Suing U.S. Government Over Failure to Act on Visa Applications
Posted on 19 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Urban Justice Center, Feb. 16, 2016 - "In a landmark ruling that could affect thousands of Afghan and Iraqi allies who risked their lives supporting U.S. troops, a federal district court in Washington D.C. has denied the U.S. Departments of State... Read More

Tags: siv , afghan , Kessler , visa , lawsuit , Iraqi

Special Visa Saves Afghan Translator
Posted on 25 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Noori fled to the United States. Had he not, he would suffer the same fate as his father, or worse. The Taliban threatened Noori’s life daily because of his service to the Afghan National Army and his later role as an interpreter for the United... Read More