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DHS to Supplement H-2B Cap with Nearly 65,000 Additional Visas for Fiscal Year 2023

DHS to Supplement H-2B Cap with Nearly 65,000 Additional Visas for Fiscal Year 2023 Release Date: October 12, 2022 Increase Will Help Address the Need for Seasonal Workers and Reduce Irregular Migration WASHINGTON—Today the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in consultation with the Department of Labor (DOL), announced that it will be issuing a regulation that ...
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USAID Emergency Assistance to El Salvador for Tropical Storm Julia

USAID Emergency Assistance to El Salvador for Tropical Storm Julia The U.S. government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is working to provide immediate assistance to people in shelters and communities following the damage and destruction caused by Tropical Storm Julia. Through the International Organization for Migration (IOM), USAID donated 500 hygiene kits ...
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Humanitarian Assistance from SOUTHCOM for the municipality of Santiago de la Frontera

Humanitarian Assistance from SOUTHCOM for the municipality of Santiago de la Frontera As part of the ongoing assistance to Salvadoran communities and in the context of the ravages of Storm Julia, the United States Government, through the Humanitarian Assistance Program (HAP) of the United States Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), delivered 280 water tanks and fumigators to ...
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Important information – U.S. Embassy consular services will remain open Tuesday, Oct 11

Important information – U.S. Embassy consular services will remain open Tuesday, Oct 11 U.S. Embassy consular services will remain open Tuesday, Oct 11. However, if you cannot attend your scheduled appointment due to the effects of Tropical Storm Julia, you may send a request to reschedule your American Citizens Services appointment to ACSSanSal@state.gov . If you ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador

Location:  El Salvador Event:  Hurricane Julia made landfall in Nicaragua overnight and is forecast to move into the Pacific as a tropical storm this evening around 8:00pm. The Civil Protection Agency in El Salvador has issued a red alert for the entire country (very high probability of dangerous weather). The Government of El Salvador has closed all ...
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