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my sister in 2003. My...
I am a US citizen and we put in an application to immigrate my sister in 2003. My sister currently is a Bolivian citizen by birth and she is planning to become a Costa Rican resident through a work visa.
Would the application for the U.S. green card we have put in be affected if she obtains residency in another country than her own at this time?
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