NONIMMIGRANT VISA APPLICATION DS-160 NOW COLLECTING SOCIAL MEDIA INFORMATION

In an expansion of the “extreme vetting” measures, the U.S. Department of State has announced that all nonimmigrant visa applicants must provide personal social media account information in the DS-160 (Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application) by listing all the social media platforms they have used in the last 5 years and by providing usernames or handles used on those platforms.