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HELP !!! Passport held at the consulate for 5 months !!!

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Hello everybody,

 

i'm desperate right now and i need your help !

 

Im a senegalese living in Morocco. Me and my wife (US citizen) have been married on Jan,30th 2017.

we applied for the i130 in april 2017. Everything went good so far, the USCIS approved the petition on november 2017.
We applied for the next step on may 2018 and NVC approved the case on June 2018.
The interview at the US consulate of casablanca has been scheduled on July 31st.
I have been interviewed and i had all the documents they needed , i had answered to all the questions.
The C.O. had some doubts about the relationship because my wife's last name was Ndiaye like me (her mom has senegalese origin) but we are not relatives.
It's like asking if all the johnson in the U.S. are relatives, there are at least 2 millions "ndiaye" in 14millions of senegalese citizens.  But i told the C.O. to check at the consulate to be sure that everything is genuine.

On August 7th they called me back and the C.O. said that everything is ok ,. The C.O. said the visa is now approved and by 3 weeks i would get my passport back with the visa at the aramex office.

Since that day !!! NO MORE NEWS !!! i have been writting email , many many emails but no answers
My wife did the same , no answers

The immigrant visa unit never pickup the phone.
My job requires me to travel and with my passport blocked, i wasn't able to , i have been liying to my boss or simulate being sick to avoid missions abroad until i lost my job !!! IM UNEMPLOYED RIGHT NOW !!

This is not fair, at least it is my right to get my passport and use it until they finish their job.
I have no way to join them or talk to someone who can get things done.
I just want my passport back.

I have sent them emails regarding that point but same return : generic email saying that the consulate received my mail but no answers !!!
If someone can't help or give advice i would be very thankful

Best regards

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To explain why

the embassy in Morocco does not want you to travel after visa interview  / that would require additional security checking passport and all the new countres to make sure no travel to areas deemed terrorists training camps 

they want u to remain put till you are approved

since it has been since July for 1st interview,  a new medical exam will be required 

all you can do it be patient and wait like the rest of us have had to do

since you are born in Senegal there is additional security they have had to do

this is checking criminal reports and birth certificate from there 

 

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Our journey:

Spoiler

September 2007: Met online via social networking site (MySpace); began exchanging messages.
March 26, 2009: We become a couple!
September 10, 2009: Arrived for first meeting in-person!
June 17, 2010: Arrived for second in-person meeting and start of travel together to other areas of China!
June 21, 2010: Engaged!!!
September 1, 2010: Switched course from K1 to CR-1
December 8, 2010: Wedding date set; it will be on February 18, 2011!
February 9, 2011: Depart for China
February 11, 2011: Registered for marriage in Wuhan, officially married!!!
February 18, 2011: Wedding ceremony in Shiyan!!!
April 22, 2011: Mailed I-130 to Chicago
April 28, 2011: Received NOA1 via text/email, file routed to CSC (priority date April 25th)
April 29, 2011: Updated
May 3, 2011: Received NOA1 hardcopy in mail
July 26, 2011: Received NOA2 via text/email!!!
July 30, 2011: Received NOA2 hardcopy in mail
August 8, 2011: NVC received file
September 1, 2011: NVC case number assigned
September 2, 2011: AOS invoice received, OPTIN email for EP sent
September 7, 2011: Paid AOS bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 9, 2011)
September 8, 2011: OPTIN email accepted, GZO number assigned
September 10, 2011: Emailed AOS package
September 12, 2011: IV bill invoiced
September 13, 2011: Paid IV bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 14, 2011)
September 14, 2011: Emailed IV package
October 3, 2011: Emailed checklist response (checklist generated due to typo on Form DS-230)
October 6, 2011: Case complete at NVC
November 10, 2011: Interview - APPROVED!!!
December 7, 2011: POE - Sea-Tac Airport

September 17, 2013: Mailed I-751 to CSC

September 23, 2013: Received NOA1 in mail (receipt date September 19th)

October 16, 2013: Biometrics Appointment

January 28, 2014: Production of new Green Card ordered

February 3, 2014: New Green Card received; done with USCIS until fall of 2023*

 

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