18,000 Afghans who assisted the U.S. over the last 20 years have applied for a Special Immigrant Visa.
Naturalization can be tricky to get, but serving in the U.S. military provides a very strong road toward becoming a citizen.
At least 250 veterans were deported or in deportation proceedings between 2013 and 2018, according to a GAO report.
The U.S. government's inability to effectively run the Special Immigrant Visa program has badly damaged its reputation.
It began as a pilot program to attract recruits with medical aptitudes and language skills in Pashto, Arabic, Farsi and Urdu.
As of 2018, the United States had 94,000 noncitizen military veterans.
Army Pfc. Ange Samma filed the suit April 24 along with several other U.S. troops who enlisted under the MAVNI program.
The "Dreamers" in the ranks got a pass from the Supreme Court to continue serving.
They allege that alleged that new and lengthy security checks have effectively blocked them from obtaining citizenship
The service announced that individuals may enlist without previously required education certifications if they ship to basic...
A patient advocate at the VA outpatient clinic at Fort McPherson, Georgia, was arrested in April for assaulting an elderly...
Kyle Mullen died Feb. 4 after completing the grueling first phase of U.S. Navy SEAL training called “Hell Week.
An Army officer was found negligent and sentenced to four months in prison for failing to follow safety procedures at a Fort...
Since the attack on the U.S. Capitol, where some 15% of the rioters had a military background, the military and veteran...