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CBP Expands Global Entry Eligibility

Great news that CBP has expanded its Global Entry program to include frequent travelers from the UK, Germany, Qatar and Korea! Originally shared by +Loke Walsh Immigration Law CBP Expands Global Entry Eligibility Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and

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CBP Expands Global Entry Eligibility

Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States.  "Citizens participating in Korea’s Smart Entry System (SES), Germany’s Automated and Biometrics-Supported Border Controls (ABG)

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New System for U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Saudi Arabia

"Beginning August 16, 2013, the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh and U.S. Consulates General in Dhahran and Jeddah will switch to a new online system for obtaining visa information, scheduling visa applications and collecting application fees.  August 6, 2013 will be

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CBP Update for Border Crossers in New Mexico

"Border Crossing Card holders can now travel up to 55 miles from the border without obtaining a Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record." #immigrationupdates   #travelupdates   Border Crossers in New Mexico Can Now Travel Further Without I-94 – CBP.gov see also:

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U.S. Embassy in Cairo Closed on Wednesday, July 10

Due to ongoing public demonstrations, the U.S. Embassy in Cairo will be closed to the public and all consular services will be suspended on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. On Wednesday, July 10, the U.S. Embassy will be closed to the

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Possible Visa Services Interruption Due To Protests Throughout Turkey

The U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey warns resident U.S. Citizens to take necessary precautions and be alert for potential violence due to ongoing public demonstrations throughout the country. The Embassy also announced that visa services for non-U.S. citizens may be

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Travel Tips For F-1s During Cap-Gap Extension

By Tien-Li Loke Walsh and AILA Students & Scholars Committee (Reposted. Original article by +AILA National) Now that USCIS has completed the H-1B lottery, many F-1 students who filed H-1B petitions and were accepted as part of the lottery are eligible for cap-gap

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U.S. Embassy in Libya Temporarily Suspends Immigrant Visa Services

"Important Notice:  Please be advised that Embassy Tripoli's Immigrant Visa services have been temporarily suspended.  Please monitor our website for information on resumption of service.  All Immigrant Visa services for Libyans resident in Libya are currently being processed by the

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