Topic: Joint Council on International Children

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  • International adoption: What does Russia want for lifting US adoption ban?

    International adoption: What does Russia want for lifting US adoption ban?

    US officials are going to Moscow to discuss Russian demands to lift an international adoption ban on children going to the US. In the wake of the Artyem Savelyev case, Russians will likely demand more government oversight of American families.

  • Russian adoption to US suspended

    Russian adoption to US suspended

    Russian adoption to the US was suspended Thursday after a US family put their adopted child on a plane back to Russia. A US government delegation will travel to Moscow next week to clarify rules for international adoptions.