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  Tevet 15, 5773 , 28/12/12

Putin Signs Law Prohibiting American Adoption

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law on Friday forbidding American citizens to adopt Russian children, the Kremlin said in a statement.
The law, created in response to U.S. legislation aimed at punishing Russian citizens accused of violating human rights, will come into effect on Tuesday.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American Desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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