US Anti-Kleptocracy and Human Rights Visa Restrictions

US Visa restrictions on officials of foreign governments and family members credibly implicated in corruption or human rights violations

The U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs publishes this report of quarterly submissions to congress as per Section 7031(c)(1)(A) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Appropriations Act of 2021

From the report pages:

Officials of foreign governments and their immediate family members about whom the Secretary of State has credible information have been involved, directly or indirectly, in significant corruption, including corruption related to the extraction of natural resources, or a gross violation of human rights, including the wrongful detention of locally employed staff of a United States diplomatic mission or a United States citizen or national, shall be ineligible for entry into the United States.

Data overview

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61 countries · Show overview...
Publisher:US State Department (United States)

The U.S. State Department's stated mission is to protect and promote U.S. security, prosperity, and democratic values and shape an international environment in which all Americans can thrive.

Collections:in OpenSanctions Default · Consolidated Sanctions
Source data:www.state.gov · HTML
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entities.ftm.jsonFollowTheMoney entities710.76 KB
names.txtTarget names text file11.75 KB
senzing.jsonSenzing entity format249.28 KB
statistics.jsonDataset statistics5.67 KB
targets.nested.jsonTargets as nested JSON717.98 KB
targets.simple.csvTargets as simplified CSV197.7 KB

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