Can I apply for a Refugee Travel Document outside the U.S.?
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According to USCIS1, if you are outside the U.S. and (i) have valid refugee or asylee status, or (ii) are a permanent resident as a direct result of your refugee or asylee status in the U.S,
- You may be permitted to to file Form I-131 and apply for a Refugee Travel Document.
- The USCIS Overseas District Director with jurisdiction over your location makes this decision
- Applicants, outside the U.S., should only seek to file Form I-131 if they’re able to demonstrate that an emergent situation led them to depart the U.S. without first seeking the appropriate travel documents.
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