Pavel Astakhov, defender of the rights of the children of Russia, It has rejected homosexual couples in France from accessing the system of adoptions from Russia.
Astakhov has condemned same-sex couples to adopt children, considering that such adoptions are harmful to the proper mental and physical development of children.
Astakhov said that the Russian authorities will not allow France for homosexual couples to adopt Russian children When the French Government get to finally pass a law of marriage between persons of the same sex.
The defender of the rights of the children of Russia said that the authorities will not allow access to same-sex couples from France to the system of adoptions from Russia because it would be "unconstitutional".
“Such adoptions cannot take place because they go against the family code and the own Constitution of Russia"said to the press the defender of the rights of children.
"Astakhov has expressed that"the official position on same-sex marriages is the one that indicates the family code and the Constitution: marriage is the union between a man and a woman, nothing more“.