I applied for asylum in Chicago office by the end of Nov. 2014. I had my interview done by October 1st 2015. Yet I haven't heard from the asylum office since that date. Actually I don't care how long it takes them to make the decision. All my concerns are about my children I left in Gaza. I want to know if there is anyway to bring them here in the U.S. Especially, I haven't seen them since February 2014. Is there any chance to see my children soon?
Because your asylum is currently pending it appears that you do not have actual legal status to petition for your children in Gaza. However, you may want to explore the possibility of humanitarian parole based on your specific circumstances. I highly encourage you to address this with an experienced immigration attorney or with a non-profit who can properly assist you.
You cannot statutorily as once you filed for asylum that HAS NOT BEED GRANTED YET, you have no legal ground to seek your family reunification.
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