25 Factors to Consider When Adopting from Russia
On January 1, 2013, Federal Law No. 272-FZ , which bans the adoption of Russian children by U.S. citizens, bars adoption service providers from assisting U.S. citizens in adopting Russian children, and requires termination of the U.S.-Russia Adoption Agreement, went into effect. At this time, adopting from Russia is not possible. See the State Department for more information.