Typically, only the applicant, and not the petitioner, are allowed to attend the interview at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate. Is it recommended for you to attend if possible? Yes, but with security restrictions and COVID-19 precautions, this is unlikely to be an option in most cases. 

Contacting the U.S. Embassy or Consulate is the easiest way to find out if this is possible.

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