Each letter is different and depends on the facts of your case. You should consult with an attorney
Using a template is a ticket to trouble. Each letter should, among other things, explain what the circumstances in the country are, why you would have a well founded fear of persecution if you returned there, and how the author has the knowledge that he/she has about the country and your situation. It is important to be specific and include accurate, truthful, and detailed information.
Michael H. Sharon has been practicing immigration law for more than 25 years. His response to your question is not legal advice but only legal information and is general in nature since not all the facts of the case are known to him. We recommend that you contact an experienced immigration attorney to review all of the facts in your case in order that he/she can provide you with advice specific to your case. The statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship. If you wish to contact Mr. Sharon, please send him an e-mail at [email protected]
The purpose of supplemental letters is twofold. First, the person states what they know as a witness. The more detailed, the better. If it has the ring of truth, and is detailed and consistent with your statement, it is helpful. Second, the law requires verification of such facts and incidents where verification is available. Almost all asylum cases are very complex so you really should speak with an attorney (perhaps retain one) before you are interviewed.
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