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Is it possible to get a DV interview appointed in a different country?

Dec 11th 2016
I have a question about what happens when one is selected for further processing in DV.
When filling out DV260 form, one must enter current address. Now here's the thing: I am planning on temporary relocating to an other country strictly because of my job. I will still be in an other country when DV lottery results are available on May 2, 2017. However, if I win, I would like to come back to my home country and go through the process there. That would be much easier and more convenient for...

Is it possible to get a DV interview appointed in a different country?

Has ANYONE gotten their 2013 results yet?

Dec 9th 2016
It's been 4 hours since the release of the results, and I still haven't been able to get to the final page.

In the 4 hours, I've gotten the "fill in your data" page 4 times, but then it hangs and gives up. I've been getting "SERVER TOO BUSY", and 501s and all sorts of crapola - but no results.

Just venting here. Waiting the seven months is so hard - and then waiting just to get the site to give you the answer is even harder!

ARGH! Europe and Africa should be going to bed soon -...

Has ANYONE gotten their 2013 results yet?

DV 2017 Selectees from Ghana

Dec 7th 2016
Today being the Final day, I thought I should start this thread for all Selectees from Ghana to interact and be abreast with info regarding DV 2017.

Let's get talking

Using a name in DS260 that differs slightly from DV application form

Dec 4th 2016
Greetings,

In my country there is no such thing as a middle name, but an analog "patronymic name" is often used instead. Patronymic names are lengthy and, as far as I understand, do not match the concept of a middle name. Example: an Ivan, son of Viktor, would have a full name (given + patronymic) Ivan Viktorovich.

I specified my first name as a combination of first name and patronymic name during DV application (I also used it in the past for a B2 visa), so in 1NL they refer to me as in...

Using a name in DS260 that differs slightly from DV application form

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