I-601 Waiver Lawyer – U.S. Consulate in Ciudad Juarez Closing for a few days

We are all still shocked from the recent events in Ciudad Juarez. The story of the Couple slain by drug gang while heading home from birthday party is a scary precedent. For unknown reasons, a drug gang followed the family car through the streets and riddled it with bullets, authorities said. When it was over, 35-year-old Enriquez and Redelfs, who was 34, were dead. Enriquez was an employee at the busy US Consulate in Ciudad Juarez.

In light of the recent shootings of US Consulate officials in Ciudad Juarez Mexico, the Consulate in Ciudad Juarez will be closed for the next few days. The U.S. State Department has also updated its warning on travel to Mexico to say it had authorized the departure of dependents of U.S. government personnel from consulates in Ciudad Juarez and five other northern border cities.

The USCIS office at Ciudad Juarez has informed that the Teletech call center has been advised to reschedule all of today’s waiver appointments to March 26th, 2010, which was previously scheduled as an administrative day. The applicants will be notified by email or phone, or they may contact the call center at 1-800-919-1754 in the United States and 01-477-788-7070 in Mexico.

We will keep our readers posted.