Moroccan Athlete Soufiane El Bakkali Denied US Visa for Diamond League

Moroccan Athlete Soufiane El Bakkali Denied US Visa for Diamond League

June 13th, 2018 US authorities refused to issue a visa to Soufiane El Bakkali from Morocco which is the 3000-meter steeplechase world vice-champion which prevented him from attending the Eugene Diamond League in the United States. Even though El Bakkali … Continued
US Grants Visa for Israeli Singer After Initially Rejecting It

US Grants Visa for Israeli Singer After Initially Rejecting It

January 26th, 2018 The popular Israeli singer Amir Benayoun was finally granted a visa by the US Embassy, who is scheduled to perform at the United Nations concert on Holocaust Remembrance Day at their headquarters in New York. He was … Continued
US Refuses Visa for Serbia’s Army Chief of Staff

US Refuses Visa for Serbia’s Army Chief of Staff

January 11th, 2018 The visa application of Serbian general Ljubisa Dikovic was rejected by the US Embassy in Belgrade. He was invited to a counterterrorism conference in Washington, back in 2017. The US Embassy in Belgrade did not want to … Continued
5 Popular People Who Were Denied a US Visa in 2018

5 Popular People Who Were Denied a US Visa in 2018

February 14th, 2018 Kosovo PM Ramush Haradinaj Kosovo’s Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj was denied a US visa in 2018 for allegedly supporting efforts to remove special court for war crimes. He had a glimpse of what his fellow citizens go … Continued
Former NATO Chief Solana Denied Entry to US Over Iran Trips

Former NATO Chief Solana Denied Entry to US Over Iran Trips

June 26th, 2018 After Javier Solana, the former chief of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, was invited to speak at an event in Washington organized by the Brooking Institution, the United States has denied issuing him a visa. Since Spanish … Continued
US Imposes Visa Restrictions on Nicaragua Officials

US Imposes Visa Restrictions on Nicaragua Officials

June 13th, 2018 Nicaragua became the place for chain reaction anti-government protests opposing a pension reform bill in mid-April 2018. Afterward, the protests continued all demanding that President Daniel Ortega and his government step down. The protests are still active … Continued
Trump Admin Proposes the Elimination of Another Visa

Trump Admin Proposes the Elimination of Another Visa

June 26th, 2018 While the Trump administration has already put strict rules and approved lower caps for H-4 and H-1B visas, now the EB-5 visa has become the focal point. The Trump administration looks forward to eliminating the program that … Continued