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My fiancee is in Colombia, and her K1 visa was granted. She might not be able to travel within the 6 months to the US. Do I need to file a new petition? or can it be extrended?

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the U.S. government?

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Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer about the K-1 visa?

The visa was approved

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
The second part to the question is this: She had a tourist visa but it was cancelled because she got her K1. Is there any way for her to visit? But he is not able to come permanent for over six months.
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She can request to have it extended with the US embassy.

Here is an example of a sample letter.

It will be difficult for her to get her tourist B2 visa back, but she can also try that.

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what is the longest that she can request an extension?
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