I received a letter from my ex-wives attorney stating that her husband had taken orders to Okinawa, Japan and I should consider this letter an official notice pursuant to Virginia Code 20-124.5. Can she move them out of the country without my approval? The children do not currently have passports. I am also in the military and set to deploy in May (they plan to move to Japan in June) will my deployment hurt my chances at stopping this? I will be deployed no longer than 8 months, however their step-father will be ordered to Japan for 3 years. My last deployment in 2012 resulted in my ex-wife moving the children to SC without my knowledge and after a year in court, she faced no criminal charges but instead we agreed on another custody agreement. The custody case is still held in VA.
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