Press Release: Omanis Still Need Visa

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February 14, 2017

Omanis Still Need a Visa to Travel to the U.S.

The U.S. Embassy is aware of misinformation circulating on social media, claiming that President Trump signed an executive order that Omanis can visit the U.S. without a visa.  This information is false; Omanis still need a visa to travel to the U.S.  For information on President Trump’s Executive Orders, please visit:

Omanis who wish to travel to the United States are still required to apply for and receive a visa prior to travel. The U.S. Embassy encourages anyone interested in visiting the United States to go to the following websites for the latest visa requirements:

For more information, please contact Christy Watkins (Mobile: 9520-1507, email: or Daniel Durazo (Mobile: 9414-9672, email: ____________________________________________________

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