Asylum Bar Questions
A list of examples of questions asked of all asylum applicants in order to assess whether a statutory bar to asylum exists. This is a non-exhaustive list and a sample of potential questions that may be asked of your client during the asylum interview.
Asylum Office: Interview Prep Guide for Afghans (Dari)
Interview prep guide in Dari.
Asylum Office: Interview Prep Guide for Afghans (Pashto)
Interview prep guide in Pashto.
Updates from SF Asylum Office
San Francisco Asylum Office guidance for Afghan cases.
Asylum Office Interview Notes for Afghan (Gender, Ethnicity, Political Opinion) May 2022
Interview transcript for claims based primarily on gender, ethnicity, and anti-Taliban/pro-U.S. political opinion.
VIDEO: ABA: Asylum for Afghans 202: Anatomy of an Asylum Interview
An ABA recorded training on asylum for Afghans.