18 November 2021
IRAP advocates for better protection for Afghans, including Afghans who worked for
the U.S. government. IRAP is not a part of the U.S. government. Decisions about
granting visas and who is eligible for a visa are made by the U.S. government.
The U.S. government has ended its withdrawal. IRAP does not know whether or
how the U.S. government will process immigration applications for people in
We recommend checking the US Embassy Kabul's website for updates.
Travel to other countries
This page provides information about refugee status in countries around
Afghanistan. IRAP cannot advise on whether to leave Afghanistan, how to leave
Afghanistan, or where to go. People who are applying for visas to the U.S. can
continue applications from most countries with a US embassy.
Legal Information and Resources
For information on immigration pathways that individuals may be eligible for,
please visit IRAP’s Legal Information Website and review this page of Legal Resources for Afghans.