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Immigrant Visas

General Information

The U.S. Embassy in Khartoum is pleased to announce the resumption of immigrant visa processing. Information on family and employment based immigrant visas and the immigrant visa application process is available at Information on Diversity Visa Lottery processing is available at the Kentucky Consular Center (KCC) website.

For general information on Immigrant Visas & Fiancé(e) Visas, please refer to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website.

Immigrant visas entitle the recipients to permanent resident status in the United States. Lawful Permanent Residents, or "Green Card" holders, may live and work in the U.S. They may also eventually naturalize and become U.S. citizens, if they so desire. To contact the Immigrant Visa Unit at the Embassy, please send an email to

When issued the validity of your visa will be limited to the validity of your medical report.

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