Adoptions in Russia: Supply exceeds demand

In 2011, that number was 82,000, while just 7,400 were adopted by Russian nationals that year.

Putin signs bill banning US adoption of Russian kids

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law a controversial bill that imposes a ban on adoption of Russian children by Americans and other retaliatory measures targeting the US.

Putin says he will sign anti-US adoptions bill

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he will sign a controversial bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children.