Statement From Secretary Tillerson on Executive Order 13780, Section 6(a)

Press Statement Rex W. Tillerson Secretary of State Washington, DC October 25, 2017 President Trump’s Executive Order (EO) 13780, Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States, was issued in order to protect Americans by addressing weaknesses in our visa program and refugee vetting system. We are taking new steps to eliminate ...
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Important Announcement about Executive Order on Visas (Updated Feb 4th)

An order issued by a U.S. District court in the state of Washington  on February 3 bars the U.S. government from enforcing certain provisions of Executive Order 13769, “Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Attacks by Foreign Nationals,” including those related to visas and travel for nationals of Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen. ...
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Answers to FAQ on recent E.O. Concerning Extreme Vetting

Should I attend my interview? At this time, applicants are advised NOT to attend their interview as appointments have been cancelled.  Applicants should NOT travel to the consulate at this time.  All visa processing is on hold until further notice. For updates please visit: https://travel.state.gov/content/visas/en/news/executive-order-on-protecting-the-nation-from-terrorist-attacks-by-foreign-nationals.html I have a valid visa. Can I use it? If ...
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