Case #10778

Country of Origin: 
Sudan
Type of persecution: 
Race/ethnicity/clan
Political association/activist (including women’s rights activist)/whistleblower
Gender of applicant: 
Male

Case Summary

A Virginia Immigration Judge granted asylum to a man from South Sudan. The man's father was a member of the government of Sudan who was jailed for participating in South Sudanese liberation groups. The man's family fled to a refugee camp in Egypt, while he came to the United States. 

Date Submitted

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 13:57