Syria: TPS Redesignated and Extended for Existing TPS Designation

From U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: “USCIS has reviewed the current conditions in Syria this last year. Due to the ongoing armed conflict and extraordinary and temporary conditions in Syria that prevent its nationals from returning in safety, the Department of Homeland Security has redesignated Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and extended the existing TPS designation for the country from April 1, 2015, through Sept. 30, 2016.