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All Ethiopian DV 2016 selectee join here

Aug 29th 2015

Welcome to the thread

We will all help each other till the end ,

Information and experiance will surely make your ride pleasant !


DV 2016 Winners Meet Here

Aug 29th 2015
The problem with seems to be fixed now.

My friend just confirmed that he received 1NL with EU 263xx number.
Congratulations to all the winners!

DV 2016 AOS Only

Aug 29th 2015
Here we go again, DV 2016 Thread for the lucky selectees already based in the U.S. and planning on processing AOS. Please go through the attached spreadsheet, (it will do you a world of good), and post subsequent questions regarding the processing on this Thread.

All the best!

DS260 processing time for someone who already has an SSN and A#

Aug 29th 2015
Hello all!

I know that none of you could answer the following questions with 100% of accuracy and I am also aware that the answers might come from speculation only, but I'd like to hear your thoughts on the following issues:

I entered the US on a K1 visa on may 26th 2015, I was assigned an alien registration number at the POE; and I applied and obtained an SSN a few days after. I did not get married due to force majeure; however me and my ex remain as friends.

At the...

DS260 processing time for someone who already has an SSN and A#

DV 2016 OC Selectees

Aug 28th 2015
New Thread for DV 2016 OC selectees to ask questions and share thoughts regarding the wild wind journey they're about to embark upon.

Best of luck to you guys!

Choosing the legibility country (Ukraine or Moldova - whats best?)

Aug 27th 2015

I was born in Ukraine, so normally I should fill that in.
However, my wife is from Moldova.

I saw today this clause in the instructions:
Was your spouse born in a country whose natives are eligible? If yes, you can claim your
spouse’s country of birth—provided that both you and your spouse are named on the selected
entry, are issued diversity visas, and enter the United States simultaneouslyClick to expand...
So, first of all please correct me if I am wrong, but I assume...

Choosing the legibility country (Ukraine or Moldova - whats best?)

DV 2016 Winners From MOROCCO - Casablanca Embassy, meet here.

Aug 27th 2015
It's been two months since I started learning about DV 2016 but i'm not seeing or hearing any communications from persons in the above country ( MOROCCO ).
Please let's use this thread for 2016 Moroccan DV winners. . Let's meet here, encourage and exchange helpful informations.
Thank You

DV 2016 Winners from Kosovo

Aug 26th 2015

If there are any winners from Kosovo can be present here in order to help each other.

Some questions about DS-260 forms

Aug 25th 2015
Hello everybody,

How have you been?

I have some questions to ask. I want to unlock DS260 form. But before unlocking it I have to ask you a couple questions, if this is possible. It's about DS260 form of course.

1. If I unlock my DS260 will there be any problems for me in the future? If not, how can I unlock it?

2. On "Previous U.S. Travel Information" section, question: "Have you ever been refused a U.S. Visa, been refused admission to the United States, or withdrawn your...

Some questions about DS-260 forms

DV 2015 interview wife and 2 kids passes I failed

Aug 25th 2015
I had my dv interview on July 1st 2015. My wife is the main applicant while me and my 2 kids are beneficieries . The counselor officer put us on AP because I was in US between 2001-2005 married to american cotizen . Filed for divorce in summer 2005, asked my lawyer then if I can get married right away outside the US which my lawyer confirmed it was OK and legal. I got married to my present wife after 1 month of my divorce to my previews American wife.however, the final divorce date was 6 month...

DV 2015 interview wife and 2 kids passes I failed

DV2016 Egyptian winners

Aug 24th 2015
This thread for Egyptian DV 2016 winners

Experience in US Embassy in Skopje

Aug 24th 2015

Please to help us about the interview that you had in the US Embassy in Skopje. Information for this embassy are very limited.


DV 2016 EU Winners

Aug 23rd 2015
I won 2016 EU43xx case number. I applied 2 days ago. Do you think i will take interwiev date in october??

Asian 2016 DV Lottery Winners

Aug 22nd 2015
lets share our minds here.

DV 2016 Selectee Medicals

Aug 20th 2015
Welcome Dv 2016 selectees inthis forum. Let's disscuss and share our experiences as we learn more from one another. DV 2014 & DV2015 please hold our hand as we begin on this journey that you are victor.

2nl for dv2016

Aug 20th 2015
Hi there,

Is there anyone who has already received his/her second IV for DV 2016?

i submit ds260 on may !!!! until now i have not received any thing on my email !!!

Please share!

Error in country of eligibility

Aug 20th 2015

So, after filling the DS 260 out and sending it I started to visit different forums and found out that I made a mistake when selecting the country of eligibility. I was born in Russia, but at age of 14 I moved to Sweden. I have Swedish citizenship and have not been visiting Russia since I left. I also hold the Russian citizenship but my passport has expired many years ago. I do not plan to go back to Russia and I do not relate to Russia.
So when I entered the DV I put Sweden as I though it...

Error in country of eligibility

Case number

Aug 19th 2015
What are the chances of case number 2016AF000027xx to appear in October's interviews.


Aug 19th 2015
Am the princi. Applicant. When i applied for dv 2016,we were together with my wife and my daughter and they were all included in my entry. That time my daughter was 4 month old. By then, we were married in a tradition customary (Kikuyu wedding customs) 26th sept 2013 and this is the time we started living together as husband and wife but since it was a traditional thing, we did receive any marriage cert. for proof. But later on after we were selected in the dv 2016, we...


dv lottery denied

Aug 18th 2015
I was today on the us consulate in albania and they refused my visa with dv lottery giving me the letter saying that I don't meet school requirement. I have a high school technical diploma and the same diploma has my nephew that came in usa with the dv lottery 6 years ago and now is us citizen. is anything that I can do at this point? why they refused my application and not his application?