US will no longer issue Visas to foreigners for birth purpose

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no longer issue to foreigners for purpose

The under administration on on Thursday says it will no longer issue visas to foreigners who want to give birth in the country.

The United State rules restricts “birth ,” in which to the . to give birth so their can have a coveted . passport. Henceforth, applicants will be denied tourist visas if they are determined by consular officers to be coming to the . primarily to give birth, according to the rules in the Federal Register.

Foreigners who want to gets visas to give birth in the will have to prove that they are to the U.S. because they have a need and not just because they want to give birth and must prove they have the to pay for it — including and living expenses.

According to a statement released by of the press , the rule will be effective from Friday, January .

The statement reads;

Beginning January 24, 2020, the State Department will no longer issue temporary visitor (B-1/B-2) visas to seeking to enter the United States for “birth tourism” – the practice of traveling to the United States to secure automatic and permanent American citizenship for their children by birth on American soil.  This rule change is necessary to enhance , national , and the integrity of our system.  The birth tourism threatens to overburden valuable resources and is rife with criminal activity, as reflected in Federal prosecutions. Closing this glaring immigration loophole will combat these endemic abuses and ultimately protect the United States from the national risks created by this practice.  It will also defend American taxpayers from having their hard-earned dollars siphoned away to the direct and downstream costs associated with birth tourism.  The integrity of American citizenship must be protected.

This is coming amidst speculation that the US is to place Nigeria and some on ‘travel ‘.

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US will no longer issue Visas to foreigners for birth purpose

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