The U.S. State Department has canceled the current Green Card lottery results because the selection of the winners was not accidental, as required by U.S. law.
As a result of a system failure in 90% of cases,'s winners are those who have applied for the first two days of the 30-day registration period.
The winners were annulled selection 22 thousands of people. It is expected that the results of the lottery will be re-released in mid-July.
The State Department has apologized to those who had been erroneously informed about winning a green card.
Green Card Lottery is played annually since 1994 — after, the U.S. Congress has introduced this system. Applicants wishing to obtain a visa, are randomly selected computer.