Russia and the United States signed the bilateral agreement on adoption. Seventeen children, which US parents adopted from Russia, have died in the United States of America during the recent several years. There were also a number of incidents, when foster parents were abusing adoptive children from Russia or even sending them back to their homeland like a pair of shoes that did not fit. Russian officials say that the new agreement will reduce the number of such sad cases.
Friday, July 15, 2011
US Parents Won't Torture Russian Orphans Anymore
Ouch! That's the headline in Pravda for this article reporting on the newly-signed bilateral adoption agreement between Russia and the U.S.: