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For example, in 2012, African and Asian immigrants, whose naturalized proportions are relatively high, spent a median of five and six years as LPRs, respectively, prior to naturalizing.
We would never accept any settlement that leads to naturalizing Palestinians in Lebanon," Abbas told pan-Arab daily Al-Hayat.
The immigration service warned of a pending backlog in November when it issued new rules to prevent naturalizing criminals.
The Citizenship USA program was the immigration service's vehicle for naturalizing more than 1 million people between September 1995 and October 1996.
That should bring the INS closer to its goal of naturalizing almost 320,000 legal immigrants in the district by year's end.
This was a record high for one month and brought the INS closer to its goal of naturalizing almost 320,000 legal immigrants in the district by year's end.