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Less than 10 days left to pass bill critical for additional visas for Afghan allies

There are now less than 10 days left to pass a Senate bill for critical additional SIV (Special Immigrant Visas) for Afghans who served as interpreters to U.S. 531 more words

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Republican infighting threatens SIV program for Afghan interpreters

There are about 12,000 Afghan translators and interpreters whose immigration applications are in limbo, while fewer than 3,000 SIV (Special immigrant visas) remain.  Efforts in Congress to set aside more special visas are being hampered by Republican infighting. 254 more words

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