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Memorandum on Extending Eligibility for Deferred Enforced Departure for Liberians | The White House

Memorandum on Extending Eligibility for Deferred Enforced Departure for Liberians | The White House
MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE THE SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY SUBJECT: Extending Eligibility for Deferred Enforced Departure for Liberians Since 1991, the United States has provided safe haven for Liberians who were forced to flee their country as a…

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President Biden has extended the Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) for Liberians who have been continuously present in the United States since May 20, 2017. The extension will last until June 30, 2026, and will also provide continued employment authorization for these individuals. The decision is based on compelling foreign policy reasons and aims to honor the historic close relationship between the United States and Liberia. The Secretary of Homeland Security has been directed to implement the extension and publish the memorandum in the Federal Register.

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