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Bayport family manages rare Russian adoption

The Cirone family shares a laugh in their

The Cirone family shares a laugh in their home in Bayport with newly adopted Anastasia, 2, who joined the family in January after being adopted from an orphanage in Siberian. The Cirone family was one of only a few families to successfully adopt a child from Russia after President Vladimir Putin placed a ban on American adoptions in December of 2012. (Mar. 1, 2013) Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

The Cirone family of Bayport adopted Anastasia, 2, from a Siberian orphanage. The Cirone family was one of only a few families to successfully adopt a child from Russia after President Vladimir Putin placed a ban on American adoptions in December of 2012. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Welcome-home balloons hang in the living room of
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Welcome-home balloons hang in the living room of the Cirone family in Bayport, celebrating the newest addition to their family, Anastasia, 2, who was adopted from a Siberian orphanage. From left are Anastasia, Adrienne, 43, Logan, 7, and Al Cirone, 47. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Anastasia, 2, gives her new mom, Adrienne Cirone,
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Anastasia, 2, gives her new mom, Adrienne Cirone, a hug in their Bayport living room. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Welcome-home balloons hang in the living room of
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Welcome-home balloons hang in the living room of the Cirone family in Bayport celebrating the newest addition to their family, Anastasia, 2, who was adopted from a Siberian orphanage. From left are Anastasia, Adrienne, 43, Logan, 7, and Al Cirone, 47. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Adrienne Cirone, 43, gently rocks her daughter Anastasia,
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Adrienne Cirone, 43, gently rocks her daughter Anastasia, 2, after she awakes from her afternoon nap in their home in Bayport. (Mar. 1, 2013)

The Cirone family shares a laugh in their
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

The Cirone family shares a laugh in their home in Bayport with newly adopted Anastasia, 2, who joined the family in January after being adopted from an orphanage in Siberia. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Adrienne Cirone, 43, holds her daughter Anastasia, 2,
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Adrienne Cirone, 43, holds her daughter Anastasia, 2, who was adopted from a Siberian orphanage and recently came to live with her new family in Bayport. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Adrienne Cirone, 43, carries her daughter Anastasia, 2,
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Adrienne Cirone, 43, carries her daughter Anastasia, 2, who spent the first two years of her life living in a Siberian orphanage before being adopted by the Cirone family of Bayport. (Mar. 1, 2013)

Welcome-home balloons hang in the living room of
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Welcome-home balloons hang in the living room of the Cirone family in Bayport, celebrating the newest addition to their family, Anastasia, 2, who was adopted from a Siberian orphanage. From left are Anastasia, Adrienne, 43, Logan, 7, and Al Cirone, 47. (March 1, 2013)

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