political activism, writing, music (esp. jazz and rebetika), film, art, industrial design, literature, healthy/ethical eating, travel... etc.
Place benefits filed at
Vermont Service Center
September 2006 - Meet in Denmark
December 2006 - Move in together
June 2007/August 2007 - First summer in Greece!
September 2007 - January 2008 - Time apart while Kris is in Gaza
December 2007 - Ilektra visits Kris in Palestine
June 2008 - Ilektra finishes her Masters degree
June 2008 - August 2008 - Second summer in Greece!
December 2008 - Ilektra's first trip to the U.S.! She meets the family.
February 2009 - Kris goes back to Palestine / Ilektra goes to Brussels
April 2009 - Kris comes to Brussels to be with Ilektra
May 2009 - Kris finishes his Masters
June 17, 2009 - Mail the I-129F from Belgium
June 26, 2009 - NOA1
August 1, 2009 - August 17, 2009 - Third summer in Greece!
August 17, 2009 - Kris leaves for Ph.D. in New York / Ilektra stays in Greece to wait for the NOA2
September 25, 2009 - NOA2
December 28, 2009 - Packet 3 received
January 26, 2010 - Ilektra's interview (approved), 214 days after we got the NOA1. The visa was issued immediately.