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U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) Direct Access Program for U.S. – Affiliated Iraqis (Iraqi P-2 Program)

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the restart of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) Direct Access Program for U.S. – Affiliated Iraqis (Iraqi P-2 Program).  The United States is committed to ensuring those who sacrificed their own safety to help U.S. national security have an opportunity to seek refuge in the United States.  Please refer to the below hyperlinks that will answer many of your questions about the resumption of the program.


U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) Iraqi Processing — Frequently Asked Questions (state.gov)

The resumption of the Iraqi P-2 Program includes accepting new applications to the program for qualified individuals and resuming administrative and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) processing for priority cases – including the cases of many current and former Locally Employed Staff (LE Staff).

Q:  How do I submit a new application to the Iraqi P-2 Program? 

A:  Please use this site: IOM Jordan | RSCMENA Refugee Information Website |

Q: How can I find out the status of my resettlement case?

A:  All inquiries regarding the status of a case that was referred by the United States Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) must be addressed to the Resettlement Support Center (RSC) which is assisting with your case.  Arabic speakers are available to answer questions. If your case is being processed in Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia or the United Arab Emirates, please contact your Resettlement Support Center in the Middle East and North Africa (RSC MENA) operated by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), at IC@IOM.int or by calling this number +962 (6) 520 6130. You can also inquire about your case status through the following website: http://www.jordan.iom.int/refinfo