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What do you need to get back in the United States?

by Keith
(Wellington, Ks. USA)

Question: Girl was born and raised in the United States for 18 years but moved to Ghana for 14 years. What does she need to get back and live in the United States?


Answer: Basically, all an American citizen needs to return to the United States is a valid passport. She can obtain one at the U.S. Embassy in Accra.

Requirements include evidence of United States citizenship, proof of identity, photocopy of identification document and one passport photo size 2x2 inches.

Representatives at the U.S. embassy can inform as to which documents are acceptable and whether or not other information is required.

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