Down Syndrome Children in Russia

The situation of Down Syndrome children in Russia is sometimes difficult. Here is a video of hope.

By Agence France-Presse (AFP)

In Russia most children suffering from Down Syndrome are given up for adoption and often end up in psychiatric hospitals. One woman is trying to change perceptions in a country where having a child with any sort of handicap is often perceived as shameful.

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