Putin Declares War on Orphans, NGOs and the U.S.

Jan. 3 (Bloomberg) -- On New Year’s Day, a law took effect in Russia banning U.S. families from adopting children there. Not only is this use of orphans to score a political point repugnant, it also reflects a worrying defensive and isolationist trend in President Vladimir Putin’s foreign and domestic policies.

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