Friday, April 16, 2010

U.S. Embassy in Moscow: No Official Notice of Adoption Freeze

"Russia offers no clarity on U.S.adoptions freeze"

"Russian and U.S. officials have given birthday gifts to the 8-year-old boy who was returned to Russia by his adoptive American mother...

Russia — which was angered by the boy's treatment — has sent conflicting signals about whether all adoptions to the U.S. are now suspended.

The Kremlin children's rights ombudsman said Friday that potential parents may still prepare the paperwork for adoptions but that courts will not hear U.S. adoption cases.

But the U.S. Embassy in Moscow says it hasn't received official notification of a freeze."

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1 comment:

Free article said...

I hope they will resolve this in time.