U.S COMMITTEE FOR REFUGEES AND IMMIGRANTS
  • LANGUAGE OPTIONS


USCRI Joins 70 Organizations Supporting Afghan SIVs and their Evacuation

By USCRI June 4, 2021

Currently, around 18,000 Afghan nationals who have provided service to the U.S. government, and an additional 53,000 of their family members, are stuck in limbo in the special immigrant visa pipeline. The U.S. has an obligation to assist our Afghan allies immediately before they are subjected to Taliban violence. USCRI joins 70 community-based organizations, human rights groups, and civil society organizations, urging the Biden Administration to immediately implement plans to evacuate vulnerable U.S.- affiliated Afghans out of Afghanistan in conjunction with the ongoing withdrawal of U.S.

Read full letter: https://refugees.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Humanitarian-Orgs-Letter-Supporting-Afghan-SIVs-and-Evacuation_4-JUN-2021.pdf


Related Posts

Call to Action: Protect Asylum

The Senate is expected to vote on a bill on Thursday May 23, 2024 that would significantly limit access to asylum...

READ FULL STORY

Mahbouba Seraj visits USCRI Cleveland

Earlier this month, USCRI Cleveland had the honor of hosting an event with Ms. Mahbouba Seraj, a leader in advocating...

READ FULL STORY

Policy Report: Afghan Family Reunification

Two and a half years ago, the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan separated countless Afghan families. Amid a rapid and frenetic...

READ FULL STORY