AO

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AcronymDefinition
AOAnnouncement of Opportunity
AOAll Out
AOAnarchy Online (internet game)
AOAngola
AOAdaptive Optics
AOAdjustable Objective (rifle telescopic sight)
AOOrder of Australia
AOAustralian Open (tennis tournament)
AOAdults Only (ESRB game rating, 18 yrs. and up; graphic sex/violence)
AOAdministrative Order
AOAccount Of
AOAdvisory Opinion
AOAosta (Val d'Aosta, Italy)
AOAnd Others
AOAnarchy-Online (PC MMORPG)
AOAmong Others
AOAgent Orange (herbicidal warfare)
AOAnalog Output
AOOther Articles (US postal service)
AOApplied Optics
AOOfficer of the Order of Australia
AOAnnoying Orange (Youtube channel)
AOAtlantic Ocean
AOAssessing Officer (tax; India)
AOAmerican Optical
AOAdults Only
AOAbgabenordnung (German tax regulations)
AOAbdominal Obesity
AOArctic Ocean
AOAge Old
AOArctic Oscillation
AOAtmosphere-Ocean
AOAssessment Objective
AOArea of Operation
AOApplication Outsourcing
AOArea Office
AOAustralian Airlines (IATA airline code)
AOArchives of Ontario
AOAudit Office
AOAnti-Oxidant
AOAcridine Orange
AOAntiOnline (computer security website)
AOAbort Output (TELNET protocol)
AOArgentum Online
AOAuthorizing Official (for IMPAC Purchases)
AOArbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen (Association for the Study of Internal Fixation)
AOAction Oriented
AOAlexander Ovechkin (hockey player)
AOAutonomous Okrug
AOAdministration Officer
AOAtomic Oxygen
AOAdmit One
AOAction Officer
AOAcademy of Osseointegration
AOApplication Object
AOAutres Objets (Canada universal postal union)
AOAmerican Outlaws (soccer fan group)
AOAircraft Operator
AOAmbleside Online (homeschool curriculum)
AOAtomic Orbital
AOOperational Availability
AOAmphibious Operation
AOAccounts Office
AOAtlas Orthogonal (chiropractic technique; also seen as AOT)
AOAviation Officer
AOAnglicans Online
AOAfrique Orientale (German East Africa)
AOActive Optical
AOAccount Owner
AOAir Officer
AOAir Operation
AOAppeals Office(r)
AOAuslandsorganisation (foreign section of NSdAP)
AOOffice of the Administrator
AOAcousto Optics
AOAerial Observer
AOAnswers Only (educational testing)
AOAtlanto-Occipital (joint)
AOAmerican Outfitters (store)
AOAutomated Office
AOAlpha et Omega (epigraphy)
AOAuxiliary Oiler (Ship Type)
AOAccess Opening
AOAdvanced Organization (Church of Scientology)
AOFly Outs (baseball statistic)
AOAutomated Operations
AOAmbulance Officer (ambulance service; chiefly Australian)
AOAir Observer
AOAtualidades Ornitológicas (Ivaiporã-PR, Brazil)
AOAcquisition Objective
AOAssociated Object
AOAtomic Operation
AOAaron Owens (streetball player)
AOAnnotated Outline
AOAthlitikos Omilos (Greek: Athletic Club)
AOAssignment Officer
AOAsylum Officer (US DHS)
AOAssociate Office
AOAbnormal Occurrence
AOAssembly Order
AOAviation Ordnance Person (US DoD)
AOAtelosteogenesis
AOAccredited Organization
AOAssisted Opener (type of knife)
AOAuthentic Orginal (retail)
AOAttendees Only
AOAccommodation Officer
AOAccess Ordering
AOAuxiliary Operator (nuclear industry)
AOAnodal Opening
AOAutomags Online
AOAttack Objective
AOAssisted Operations
AOAcronym Overload
AOAortagram
AOApostolic Oblates
AOAsia Onlus (Rome, Italy)
AOAirdrome Officer
AOAdministrative Office/ Officer
AOAssociate Post Office (also called associate office)
AOAssociation Orukutuku
AOAeronautical Orders (orders authorizing a military person to perform duties in flight)
AOAwards and Obligations
AOACCS (Army Command and Control System) OSI (Operator System Interface)
AOAerosol Obscurant
AOAir Overseas, Inc.
AOAccompanying Object
AOArkansas and Ozarks Railway
AOApproximate Optimum Method
AO(USN Rating) Aviation Ordnanceman
AOAuthorized Outage
AOAdaptive Onestep (IEEE)
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Viewing the individual asylum officer within the context of his or her position as state agent allows scholars to consider how these individuals are enmeshed in regime politics and "regain sovereignty and the ability to shape events through the nation state system.
The fact that they are in detention means they've already met with an asylum officer who has determined they have a "credible fear" of persecution back home--meaning their asylum case has merit--or they would have already been deported.
Second, keep kids out of the courtrooms by instituting a Children's Corps based on the Asylum Officer Corps model.
Citizenship and Immigration Services Bureau (USCIS) asylum officer and--if found credible--are referred to an Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) immigration judge for a hearing.
persecution); see also Asylum Officer Basic Training: Asylum Eligibility
388) That approach has numerous advantages--principally, that it uses the asylum officer corps' existing expertise in refugee law.
66) The asylum officer conducts the interview under oath, considering all relevant evidence, including testimony by the applicant and any witnesses.
All of these persons, if they apply affirmatively for asylum, are interviewed by a specially trained asylum officer in a non-adversarial interview.
Asylum seekers are still detained, pending an interview with an asylum officer to determine that they are eligible for release from detention.
An asylum officer or immigration judge grants asylum at his or her discretion; thus, even if an applicant meets the statutory definition of "refugee," a grant of asylum is not guaranteed.
92) The asylum officer may grant asylum if the applicant satisfies the criteria established in the refugee definition.