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My friend in Donetsk, Ukraine wants to escape from the war

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Hi Pearl.
JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
Customer: My friend in Donetsk, Ukraine wants to escape from the war zone for fear of her life. Can she get a refugee visa?
JA: What is your official status? Do you have any pending applications or petitions with USCIS?
Customer: none
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: not yet
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: nothing else except that war that's going on
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 3 months ago.

Hello. My name is Alex.
Thank you for your question.
I will be happy to provide you with information you are seeking for educational purposes only.

Unfortunately, only foreigners who are already physically present in the USA can seek political asylum in the USA.

I am very sorry to provide you with this bad news, but please understand that I do have professional obligation to provide JustAnswer.com customers with correct answers, even when answer is not favorable to the customer.

I wish you the best of luck and God bless you!

Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 3 months ago.

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