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Can i take my wife and son with me to the cr1 interview ?

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Hey guys,

 

i’m waiting for my cr1 visa interview , as stated in the topic, my wife and son ( both are US citizens ) are currently living with me abroad. Is it possible to have them with me during the interview ? TBH, I always feel relief with they are around me.

 

another question, in general, how helpful is it to have a child together ? Does it make my application strength ? ( i’m asking in general cases even if my family don’t attend the interview )

 

thanks 

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3 minutes ago, Hamada91 said:

Hey guys,

 

i’m waiting for my cr1 visa interview , as stated in the topic, my wife and son ( both are US citizens ) are currently living with me abroad. Is it possible to have them with me during the interview ? TBH, I always feel relief with they are around me.

 

another question, in general, how helpful is it to have a child together ? Does it make my application strength ? ( i’m asking in general cases even if my family don’t attend the interview )

 

thanks 

Where is it?  I always attended my wife’s interviews with the kids.  

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2 minutes ago, Hamada91 said:

Riyadh , Saudi Arabia

pffft

 

I can tell you with 100% certainty that your spouse and kids can accompany you.  Make sure they bring their passports along.  She can join you at the immigration window even.  They’ll probably want to talk to her more than you if she’s been living over there with you to go over her plans to move back to the US and the I-864 affidavit.  

Riyadh never gave my wife (non-USC) a hard time.  As long as all of your documents are in order they are very helpful and the process is very smooth.

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17 minutes ago, Nitas_man said:

pffft

 

I can tell you with 100% certainty that your spouse and kids can accompany you.  Make sure they bring their passports along.  She can join you at the immigration window even.  They’ll probably want to talk to her more than you if she’s been living over there with you to go over her plans to move back to the US and the I-864 affidavit.  

Riyadh never gave my wife (non-USC) a hard time.  As long as all of your documents are in order they are very helpful and the process is very smooth.

All ready :)

 

joint sposnor + proof of reestablish domicile + cicil docs and eveything. 

No worries. 

 

Thank u

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Just now, Nitas_man said:

Good luck!  Watch the hated riyadh traffic!  LOL

 

Hah sure.

 

may i ask u about your cr1 interview experiance ? What were the question asked during your wife’s interview ?

 

i know it’s easy interview but i’m really nervous lol

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40 minutes ago, Hamada91 said:

another question, in general, how helpful is it to have a child together ? Does it make my application strength ? ( i’m asking in general cases even if my family don’t attend the interview )

Having a child together does not strengthen or weaken a case, imo.......Almost any 2 people can biologically create a child...but that does not prove a bona fide marriage.


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2 minutes ago, Hamada91 said:

Hah sure.

 

may i ask u about your cr1 interview experiance ? What were the question asked during your wife’s interview ?

 

i know it’s easy interview but i’m really nervous lol

 

We’ve been through the IV interview process twice in Riyadh, and he’s never asked us anything personal or difficult or tried to trip us up.  He asked (me not her lol) a lot of questions about when you plan to leave for the US, what are your plans when you get there, what will your living arrangements be, things like that.  I dont recall anything about how we met or specifically about our marriage or anything like that but he did go through our original documents for his file.  

Just relax, prepare to describe your future plans, and you’ll be fine.  

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27 minutes ago, missileman said:

Having a child together does not strengthen or weaken a case, imo.......Almost any 2 people can biologically create a child...but that does not prove a bona fide marriage.

We bring ‘em and turn ‘em loose for no other reason than to hurry the interview along lol.....

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2 hours ago, Cathi said:

Each consulate has different rules. Contact them and ask.

Thats why I answered.  Because we interviewed in Riyadh 3x and I always attended the interviews with my wife and kids.  Thanks for your input though.

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8 hours ago, Hamada91 said:

Hey guys,

 

i’m waiting for my cr1 visa interview , as stated in the topic, my wife and son ( both are US citizens ) are currently living with me abroad. Is it possible to have them with me during the interview ? TBH, I always feel relief with they are around me.

 

another question, in general, how helpful is it to have a child together ? Does it make my application strength ? ( i’m asking in general cases even if my family don’t attend the interview )

 

thanks 

Yes and goodluck for your Interview.

 


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17 hours ago, Nitas_man said:

Thats why I answered.  Because we interviewed in Riyadh 3x and I always attended the interviews with my wife and kids.  Thanks for your input though.

Why did you have to go to interview 3 times there? Isn't that a little excessive? Just curious....

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