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COMPUTER GLITCH AT STATE DEPARTMENT CAUSES HAVOC FOR FOREIGN VISITORS

Publish Date: 
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
SOURCE: 
The Washington Post

A computer glitch in the State Department system for conducting security checks on foreign visitors has virtually halted the issuing of visas at embassies worldwide this month, upending the travel plans of hundreds of thousands of people seeking to come to the United States for business and pleasure.