US Immigration News & Updates
MPP suspended after court orderAugust 9, 2022
On August 8th, the Migrant Protect Protocols, MPP, were suspended. Asylum seekers will be allowed to enter the USA and await a decision on their applications.
TPS Venezuela and DED Liberia extendedJuly 11, 2022
Temporary Protected Status for Venezuela has been extended through March 10, 2024. Deferred Enforcement Departure for Liberia has been extended through June 30, 2024.
Temporary protected status for Afghans announcedMay 19, 2022
As of May 20, 2022 Afghans in the USA can apply for TPS Afghanistan. Applications will be accepted through November 20, 2023.
Ukraine humanitarian parole announcedApril 21, 2022
The United States has announced the “Uniting for Ukraine” program. This program allows Ukrainians to come to the U.S. through humanitarian parole. This program provides Ukrainians temporary protection in the U.S. for up to two years.
Temporary protected status for Cameroonians announcedApril 15, 2022
People from Cameroon who are in the USA will soon be able to apply for TPS Cameroon. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) made this announcement on April 15, 2022.