Senior citizens get ‘adopted’ by families in Yakutia

The Republic of Sakha (also known as Yakutia) in the Russian Far East has passed a law that allows families to "adopt" senior citizens into their families, after old wooden care homes in the Republic's rural areas were demolished as a fire hazard. "All the Republic's homes for the elderly are overcrowded. Besides, how can [...]

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