Passports And Visas

Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US laws

Jan 12, 2019

Some victims of forced marriage say lax U.S. marriage laws and the lure of a U.S. passport are partly fueling petitions from men to bring child and adolescent brides to the country

AP FACT CHECK: Visa overstays outpace border crossings

Jan 4, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: O'Rourke right about visa overstay population in newest social media ad

Taiwan seeks Vietnam 'tourists' who left groups on arrival

Jan 2, 2019

Taiwanese immigration authorities have found 24 Vietnamese and are searching for 124 others who left their tour groups after arriving in December on tourist visas

Yemeni mom overcomes travel ban to finally hold dying son

Dec 20, 2018

A Yemeni mother finally got to hold her dying 2-year-old son after battling U.S. immigration authorities for more than a year for the right to enter the country

German Cabinet approves plan to expand job-seeker visas

Dec 19, 2018

Germany's Cabinet has approved a plan to expand a system of visas allowing people from outside the European Union to seek jobs as it tries to tackle a shortfall of skilled workers

Yemeni mom wins travel ban waiver to see dying son in US

Dec 18, 2018

A Yemeni mother has won her fight for a waiver from the Trump administration's travel ban that would allow her to go to California to see her dying 2-year-old son

Kosovo betrayed by EU on visa-free travel, premier says

Dec 17, 2018

Kosovo's prime minister says the country feels betrayed by and disillusioned with the European Union, which it is aspiring to join one day, because of the bloc's stance on a tariffs dispute with Serbia

US judge: Suit over Trump travel ban waivers will go ahead

Dec 14, 2018

A U.S. judge in San Francisco says a lawsuit accusing the Trump administration of denying nearly all visa applicants under President Donald Trump's travel ban will move forward

Cubans fly around the world hunting shopping bargains

Dec 11, 2018

Most people don't think of Haiti as a shopping destination _ unless they're Cuban

Aussie nun who angered Duterte forced to leave Philippines

Nov 3, 2018

An Australian nun who angered the Philippine president by joining anti-government protests has called on Filipinos to unite and fight human rights abuses ahead of her forced departure from the country

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