Today, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting applications under the Filipino World War II Veterans Parole Program (FWVP). Our site has the following comprehensive resources about the new FWVP:
- Comprehensive article discussing the rules for regarding the FWVP [see article]; and
- My blog discussing the reasons that USCIS created the FWVP [see blog].
As part of the rollout, the USCIS released a video narrated by the Director of USCIS, León Rodríguez [see bio], explaining the rules for the FWVP.1 Rodriguez, who is head of the agency administering the FWVP, offers a good overview of the program that complements the materials we have on this site. I have posted the video below for your convenience:
Please read our articles about the Filipino World War II Veterans Parole Program to learn more.
- https://www.uscis.gov/about-us/leadership/leon-rodriguez-director-us-citizenship-and-immigration-services, (May 24, 2016)
Resources and Materials:
USCIS, “Filipino World War II Veterans Parole Program,” USCIS, (Jun. 8, 2016), available at https://www.uscis.gov/fwvp