Concerns About Ethics, Oversight Have Led to Steady Decline In U.S. Foreign Adoptions

(AP Photo/Andrew HarnikNEW YORK (AP) — The number of foreign children adopted by U.S. parents dropped almost 5 percent last year, continuing a steady decline that’s now extended for 12 years, according to new State Department figures. However, department officials said they have been working closely with numerous countries to strengthen international adoption procedures, and…

via Concerns About Ethics, Oversight Have Led to Steady Decline In U.S. Foreign Adoptions — Atlanta Black Star

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