This is frightening.

According to this article, many adoptive parents may not have completed the steps to acquire citizenship for their transnationally adopted children because of neglect or not understanding.

Even more difficult to determine is how many adoptees have been deported to countries they have no connection with anymore.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement investigates, detains and deports, if ordered to, noncitizens who violate immigration laws. The agency doesn’t break down deportations by type, said Lorie Dankers, a regional spokeswoman.

Read the entire article here.