Thursday, November 21, 2013

US offers reprieve to illegal immigrants with military relatives

 This is good news, at least for some of our undocumented residents.  - - Donna Poisl

from the Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON (CMC) – The United States has offered a reprieve to illegal Caribbean and other immigrants who are close relatives of active military troops and veterans by allowing them to stay in the country and move towards becoming permanent residents.

After deliberating for over three years, the US Department of Homeland Security said in a memorandum that the new policy seeks to appease troops who are concerned that their immigrant family members could be deported while they were deployed.
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