U.S. law allows a person who was born in Korea, Vietnam, Laos, Kampuchea (also known as Cambodia), or Thailand between January 1, 1951 and October 21, 1982 and fathered by a U.S. citizen to acquire permanent residence.
You may be eligible to receive a green card as an Amerasian if the following conditions are met: 1. You were born in Korea, Vietnam, Laos, Kampuchea, or Thailand between January 1, 1951 and October 21, 1982 and were fathered by a U.S. citizen 2. You have a financial sponsor in the United States who is 21 years of age or older, of good moral character, and is either a U.S. citizen or permanent resident 3. You are admissible to the United States 4. An immigrant visa is immediately available to you
Living Outside the U.S.
If you live outside the U.S., you should file Form I-360 at the USCIS office overseas or at the U.S. Embassy or consulate having jurisdiction over your current place of residence.