I am an Egyptian citizen and I am married to an American citizen, but I am a temporary resident in the State of Libya. As you know that the citizens of Libya are not allowed to enter the United States under the Trump decision last year . Does my stay in Libya prevent me from entering and immigrating to America?
"I am an Egyptian and resident in Libya"
An Egyptian's stay in Libya does not prevent entering and immigrating to America.
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One's country of citizenship determines whether one is subject to the travel ban.
The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an attorney to discuss your individual case.
No it does not apply to you.
You can very well apply for permanent resident as the travel ban, as also indicated by my fellow lawyers, only affects citizens of those specific countries not residents.
Therefore the ban does not apply to you
This is a very complicated situation. My colleagues are correct.
Also, I suggest that you consult with an experienced immigration attorney about your case. The success rate with this application is higher by retaining counsel.
Any mistake with your application could be fatal to your case, so you should not risk your future.
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