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US To Give Equal Treatment To Same-Sex Couples On Visa Applications

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Same-sex couples will now go through the same U.S visa application process as heterosexual spouses.

Secretary of State John Kerry made the announcement Friday at the American consulate in London.

The new rules take effect immediately.

The State Department also guarantees equal treatment for same-sex couples traveling from countries that don't recognize their marriage.

The new rules follow the Supreme Court's landmark ruling on same-sex marriage.

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