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Anybody from Pakistan approved k1 visa after being in AP??? If yes then after how many months you've granted a visa ???

It's been more than 3 months now I'm in AP. They kept my passport. Online status refused. Gave me white paper mark on 221g. Sent 10 emails almost every 2 week. But they replied once on 17 July 2018 that it's under AP. 

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Sending e-mails in large quantities will not make the process go faster.  Nobody can tell you anything more than it's in administrative processing.  It will take as long as it takes -- more than 3 months is not unusual for Pakistan.

 

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8 hours ago, Kashan.01 said:

Anybody from Pakistan approved k1 visa after being in AP??? If yes then after how many months you've granted a visa ???

It's been more than 3 months now I'm in AP. They kept my passport. Online status refused. Gave me white paper mark on 221g. Sent 10 emails almost every 2 week. But they replied once on 17 July 2018 that it's under AP. 

Try asking in the K-1 area.  This is for CR/IR spousal visas.  Things are different here.


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April 20, 2018 - K-1 refused

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September 11, 2018 - Priority Date

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PHILIPPINES ONLY!!!  CFO (Commission on Filipinos Overseas) INFO - Can't leave home without it!

 

PDOS (Pre-Departure Registration and Orientation Seminar) is for ages 20-59.  Peer Counseling is for 13-19 years of age.

It is required to have the visa in their passport for PDOS and Peer Counseling.

 

GCP (Guidance and Counseling Program) is for K-1 Fiancee and IR/CR-1 spouse ONLY.   These are the only ones that can attend the seminar without their visa.

 

 

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@Kashan.01

 

Please stop creating multiple post of the same topic and high-jacking other poster's threads asking about the same topic.

 

You question has been answered. Nobody can tell you how long it will take.


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55 minutes ago, Kashan.01 said:

Actually I wanted to post in it relevant forum. Like in Pakistan and in K1 visa. I don't know how. These three posts is an attempt for it. And I don't know how to delete it. Plz let me know. 

If you want it moved to a regional section, I can do that by your request. But honestly, you will get the appropriate responses here in the K1 forum. The response will be the same in the Pakistan section or any other section... Nobody knows how long will your AP take.


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