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Afghan Nationals and REAL ID Compliance

Original Publication Date: November 23, 2021
Last Updated: April 1, 2023
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The DHS REAL ID office has posted an FAQ regarding Eligibility of Afghanistan nationals paroled into the United States for REAL ID compliant driver’s licenses and identification cards.  It is the last of the five FAQ groups on their FAQ webpage:

REAL ID FAQs | Homeland Security (

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