asylum

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  • noun

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Synonyms for asylum

an institution that provides care and shelter

something that physically protects, especially from danger

the state of being protected or safeguarded, as from danger or hardship

Synonyms for asylum

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The statute defines a credible fear of persecution to include "a significant possibility, taking into account the credibility of the statements made by the alien in support of the alien's claim and such other facts as are known to the officer, that the alien could establish eligibility for asylum under [U.
This protection should be granted immediately and, in any event, the Administration should not deport the Haitians and should allow them a meaningful opportunity to demonstrate their eligibility for asylum.
In the affirmative process, individuals who are physically in the United States may present an asylum application to USCIS and undergo a non-adversarial interview to determine their eligibility for asylum.
The BIA held that the applicant "established eligibility for asylum by virtue of his wife's forced sterilization," and noted that "the husband of a sterilized wife can essentially stand in her shoes.
4) The credible fear standard is met if there is a "significant possibility, taking into account the credibility of the statements made by the alien in support of the alien's claim and such other facts as are known to the officer, that the alien could establish eligibility for asylum.