Archiv: visa

14.08.2021 - 09:17 [ theHill,com ]

US pushing to relocate thousands of Afghans in Qatar: report

“We are evaluating all available options. We have no announcements to make on third country relocation sites for Afghan SIV applicants,” a State Department spokesperson told The Hill in a statement, referring to special immigrant visas.

The Biden administration said Thursday there would be 1,000 U.S. troops going to Qatar to help process applications from Afghans already in the country. The Afghans are seeking visas to the U.S. for assisting the U.S. during the war.

11.01.2020 - 22:34 [ junge Welt ]

Automatisierte Gesichtserkennung Gesetz gegen „Morphing“ geplant

Die Bundesregierung hat ein neues »Gesetz zur Stärkung der Sicherheit im Pass- und Ausweiswesen« angekündigt. Die für die Beantragung von Personalausweisen oder Reisepässen nötigen Lichtbilder sollen demnach nur unter Aufsicht von Mitarbeitern der zuständigen Behörde aufgenommen werden dürfen.

01.01.2020 - 21:38 [ U.S. Embassy in Iraq ]

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Baghdad, Iraq


Due to militia attacks at the U.S. Embassy compound, all public consular operations are suspended until further notice. All future appointments are cancelled. U.S. citizens are advised to not approach the Embassy. The U.S. Consulate General in Erbil is open for visa and American Citizen Services appointments.

12.08.2019 - 10:01 [ ]

Governments of Caspian littoral states ink agreement on trade and economic co-op

Avaza hosted a meeting of the heads of the competent economic authorities of Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan as part of the events of the Caspian Economic Forum.

07.08.2019 - 04:20 [ Persia Digest ]

Foreign visitors to Iran will not have passports stamped

US Congress ratified a bill in 2016 for 38 countries with US visa waivers to limit their travel to the US if they travel to Iran and a number of other countries…. Now that the decision has been implemented by the Iranian government, the citizens of these 38 countries can travel freely to Iran with no more concerns for traveling to the US.

15.05.2019 - 15:40 [ Portal ]

Kolumbien: USA üben durch Annullierung des Visums Druck auf hohe Richter aus

Auch die neun Richter des Verfassungsgerichtshofs hatte Whitaker zum Essen eingeladen. Diese haben sie jedoch ausgeschlagen. Einen Monat später hat das Verfassungsgremium öffentlich gemacht, dass Hinweise auf illegales Abhören vorliegen. Eine ihrer Vermutungen war, dass US-Geheimdienste dahinter stecken könnten.

17.03.2019 - 16:45 [ Jason Ditz / ]

USA verweigern Visa für IStGH-Personal zur Untersuchung von Kriegsverbrechen der USA in Afghanistan

Pompeo: Das Gericht stellt eine Bedrohung für die nationale Souveränität der USA dar

01.02.2019 - 16:04 [ Sky News ]

EU agrees to visa-free travel for UK citizens even after no-deal Brexit

EU ambassadors agreed on Friday that Britons travelling to the bloc’s borderless Schengen area – made up of 26 European countries – should be granted visa-free travel for a short stay.

This is defined as 90 days in any 180 days.

22.12.2018 - 21:31 [ Reuters ]

Pakistan plans to relax visa policy in bid to revive tourism

“We are reviewing our visa policies. We are trying to bring 55 countries into a visa-free region, which includes most of the European countries,” Pakistan’s information minister, Fawad Chaudhry, told Reuters.

That comes after Portugal this month declared Pakistan safe for travel, while France has also relaxed its advisory on travel to the South Asian nation

14.12.2018 - 12:32 [ ]

EU TURN THE SCROOGE: Begging Theresa May handed WORSE Brexit deal by vengeful EU

They are apparently playing hardball because they believe that if the deal is vetoed by Parliament, a second referendum is more likely than No Deal.

Tony Blair has been egging the EU on today, telling them they should prepare for Brexit to be delayed and then cancelled.

14.12.2018 - 12:26 [ Faisal Islam, @SkyNews Political Editor ‏/ Twitter ]

Confirmation that post-Brexit visa free travel for tens of millions of Brits to Spain/France etc will incur 7 euros charge for every UK citizen for a 3 year waiver. Obviously only applies because of Brexit. Some in UK thought could negotiate this away.

23.11.2018 - 16:57 [ Portugal News ]

Visa-free travel between EU-UK even with no-deal Brexit

Britons travelling to EU nations after Brexit should not have to get an entry visa even if Britain leaves without a deal, the European Commission has said.