Afghan Special Immigration Visa (SIV) 2017 update

Revised: June 16, 2017   The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) 2017 has brought following changes to Afghan special immigration visa (SIV) program: Two-year ¬†Human Resource (HR) letter is required along with Letter of Recommendation from American citizen supervisor. The program has been extended to December 2020. 1,500 additional visas were included which increased the visa limit from 7,000 to …