After days of intense debate, the bill was passed by 329 votes to 229. It must now win final approval in the Senate.
The Obama administration has condemned as ‘politically motivated’ a decision Moscow to ban Americans from adopting Russian children.
The United States has expressed concern over a bill passed by the Russian Duma, which if becomes law, would halt inter-country adoptions between the US and Russia.
Day in Pics: 1st October
Showbiz World - October 1, 2014
George Clooney - Amal Alamuddin grand Venice wedding