Effective June 25, 2019, the Israeli Embassies in China, Turkey and India have suspended visa processing for certain applications, except for student visas and health care employees.

The Israeli Embassies in India will only accept the following applications: A/2 Student, A/4 Dependent, B/1 Expert, B/1 Caregiver, and B/4 Volunteer.  All other applications are currently suspended, such as the B/2 Tourism/Business/Conference/Visit visas.

Employers who may be affected are encouraged to contact an immigration specialist for case-specific advice.


Please note that this is general information only and not intended as advice on a specific matter. Please feel free to contact Fakhoury Global Immigration directly with questions exclusive to your situation. This news alert may have been prepared using information from Peregrine Immigration Management, which is licensed to Fakhoury Global Immigration.