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Ethica Comments on DOS Statement

Ethica posted their response to the DOS Statement on their website, to read it in full, click here. In part, the statement reads: Ethica commends the Department for its openness about the process and the possibility of delays. We urge families who have not yet begun the process to seriously consider options in other countries.

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State Dept. “Warning Concerning Adoptions in Vietnam”

The State Department┬átoday posted their anticipated statement on adoptions from Vietnam. Emphasizing their commitment to “continuing intercountry adoptions from Vietnam if possible” the statement warns, In view of the processing time required in Vietnam from placement to the Giving and Receiving Ceremony, an adoption process begun now cannot be completed before the current Agreement expires.

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The I600 – Answers from the Embassy Website

Many of us have questions about the new I600 process – what it involves and the way applications are being processed. Some of┬áthese questions are actually answered on the US Pre-approval of Adoption page on the recently renovated Embassy website. While we are all capable of going to the site and reading the information, sometimes