Posts Tagged ‘DCYF’

US Adoption Freeze Urged Again by Russian Children’s Advocate, Another Tot Tortured

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

1/26/2011. Russia’s children’s rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov has called for a halt to adoptions (frozen twice before) of the country’s children by foreign families until bilateral agreements to regulate adoptions are signed. The move comes after a US woman told a talk show last month that she raised her 7YO Russian adopted son by pouring […]

Russia Freezes US Adoptions After Child Fatalities, Breaches of Law -RT

Saturday, August 28th, 2010

April 9, 2010 – UPDATE April 15, 2010. Moscow has officially halted all adoptions to the US after little 7 year old Artyem Savilev was sent back to Russia on a plane alone with an expired passport with only a note saying he was no longer wanted by his US adoptive family. All adoptions have […]