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Urgent Travel for Citizens and Residents of Iraq

If you have urgent travel, please send an email to ErbilNIV@state.gov with the subject ‘Urgent Travel’.  In the email, you must include the following:

  • Evidence that your travel is necessary by a specific date (for example: an invitation to a graduation, your registration for a business conference, the confirmation dates of a cruise you are taking, etc.)
  • A copy of each applicant’s DS-160 Confirmation page (CEAC)
  • Proof that you have Iraqi citizenship or residency in Iraq.
  • A copy of your passport data page.  The passport must have at least six months of validity remaining after your planned date of entry.