Tag: yemen

November 30, 2015

USCIS Message: Video From USCIS Director León Rodríguez on Temporary Protected Status for Yemen

USCIS has released a short video message in English and Arabic from Director León Rodríguez explaining Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Yemen. On September 3, 2015, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson designated Yemen for TPS, effective through March 3, 2017, due to the ongoing armed conflict there. This designation means eligible Yemeni nationals, or […]

September 08, 2015

New Temporary Protected Status Designation for Yemen Nationals

On September 3, 2015, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced his decision to designate Yemen for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months due to the ongoing armed conflict within the country. Yemen is experiencing widespread conflict and a resulting severe humanitarian emergency, and requiring Yemeni nationals in the United States to return to […]