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DHS and DOS impose visa sanctions on Ghana

  1. Original Date Announced

    January 31, 2019

    DHS, in coordination with the Department of State, announces the implementation of visa sanctions on Ghana for denying or unreasonably delaying accepting their nationals ordered removed from the United States. These sanctions are currently applicable to a limited set of the population, but can be expanded if Ghana does not correct the issue. [ID #744]

    DHS Press Release: DHS Announces Implementation of Visa Sanctions on Ghana
  2. Effective Date

    January 31, 2019

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Non-Immigrant Visas
Agencies Affected: USCIS Bureau of Consular Affairs


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