This law must be applied also to other countries, Backman said. In his opinion, adoption has become part of large-scale international business.
“This law is fair and from abroad it looks like a very logical step in response to the US aggressive propaganda against Russia”, Backman said.
He said the law is a symmetric response to the US Magnitsky Act which bans Russian officials deemed guilty of human rights abuses to enter the US.
Voice of Russia, Interfax