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Application took longer than expected and I am being re-deployed.

by Curtis

Question: I applied for a passport while deployed in Iraq. It has taken a lot longer than expected and now I am redeploying back to North Carolina.

When I looked up the status of it, it said it was mailed to the embassy or consulate where I applied.

I need it in 3 weeks, is there any way to get a new one sent stateside or what are my options?

Answer: You should contact the embassy or consulate where you applied and inform them of the situation. Since they will be receiving your passport, they can help you find a solution. For a list of U.S. embassies and consulates worldwide, click the link below.

U.S. Embassies and Consulate Generals

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