Americans now banned from adopting Russian children

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Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed a controversial measure that bans the adoption of children by U.S. families, according to The Kremlin.

The move is believed to be a retaliation to a U.S. law that imposes travel and financial restrictions on human rights abusers in Russia.

The new law could affect hundreds of American families seeking to adopt. Last year, close to 1,000 Russian children were adopted by Americans, according to U.S. State Department figures.

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  • Faith

    That's just Hateful. ;/ I guess it's better to have No home then to come to a Real Home in America !! Use the Children in retaliation ?? Now that Speaks loud and clear about this guys Character !! What a Jerk !!

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