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Saturday, April 10, 2010

Heartbreaking story of repatriation from US to Russia

I am dead against repatriation of adoptive children to the countries that they have been adopted from. Reason is that when the child is adopted, parents assume parental rights (read: 'Biological'). Biological parents do not have a choice to abandon or repatriate, so why then such a cruel choice exists for adoptive parents?

Here is a heartbreaking story published in today's New York Times where an adoptive child was repatriated from the United States of America to Russia. [Click Here to read it]

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