US immigration agency which handles family visa, international adoption, planning to close its overseas offices, reveal officials
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) director Francis Cissna, in an email message to agency employees, announced plans for closure of the international field offices. The plans called for shifting those duties to US-based agency offices and American consulates and embassies abroad.
US immigration officers last week arrested more than 680 people in the country illegally, the homeland security chief said on Monday, in a broad enforcement action that alarmed immigrant rights groups.
Donald Trump's controversial executive order banning people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering America also applies to green card holders.