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Now apply for US visa with your social media details

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According to the new regulations of the US State Department, those seeking the US visa need to submit the details of their social media accounts along with “five years’ worth of email addresses and phone numbers”.

While the new rules apply to all those people, who want to travel to the US for work or study, those travelling on certain diplomatic and official reasons are exempted.

The State Department claims the extreme vetting of visas is aimed at improving the screen processes to protect the US citizens.

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