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Teen claims he was ordered to leave the country by Friday or lose his visa.
For Armagan Kizilcan, a native of Turkey, a summer in America meant a chance to improve his English, soak up American culture and make friends. Instead, he has found himself waging a campaign to stay in the country after being terminated from a summer job attached to his work visa. He's due to leave Friday, Aug. 12. Kizilcan, 19, is among thousands of foreign visitors who temporarily work, study or teach in the United States through the J-1 visa, or "exchange visitor" program, which is designed to foster cultural understanding. In Maryland alone, there are close to 11,400 participants under the sponsorship of 66 organizations in the program. Kizilcan participated in the J-1's summer work-travel program designed for foreign college students…