Denisova: in Ukraine – over 100 children born to quarantine surrogates
In the territory of Ukraine, more than a hundred children were born to quarantine surrogates.
The Verkhovna Rada representative for human rights, Lyudmila Denisova, said this at a press conference on Thursday, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“According to the clinics who wrote to me, now in Ukraine there are over a hundred children born during their forties. They are awaiting departure for another state,” she said.
According to the Ombudsman, there are only six private clinics in Kiev that provide surrogacy services.
Denisova said that at the beginning of this year, she had received a letter from the Ministry of Justice, in which she was informed of the existence of objections concerning possible human rights violations in the provision of services surrogacy.
“It is necessary to solve this problem by legislative means. We cannot determine how the rights of Ukrainian citizens traveling with their parents to other countries, what happens next. We must study the question of the number of children born in Ukraine, is the child a victim … We need to study this process with an appropriate answer. Perhaps we should consider the questions that surrogacy can only concern Ukrainian citizens and not foreigners, “said the Ombudsman.
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Responding to questions from reporters, the official noted that there are no complaints at the biotechnology clinic, where there are 46 newborns, but two years ago, “a criminal case was opened, which ended in nothing. “
“Now I think the national police will do this,” she said.
As indicated, a video was published on social networks and on the official website of the Kiev biotechnology clinic, showing 46 children who are currently at the Kiev hotel in Venice, because their foreign parents in quarantine can not them recover. .
In this regard, the Ombudsman appealed to the NHRI, the MOH and the Ministry of Social Policy to ask it to react immediately to the situation that has arisen around children born with the help of maternity. substitution, joining forces to urgently improve legislation on the use of surrogacy technologies for foreigners and to prevent the uncontrolled export of children. abroad.
At the same time, in a video broadcast by the biotechnology clinic, the main lawyer for Biotechcom Denis German assures surrogate parents that all the conditions necessary for a comfortable life and development according to age have been created for their children born in quarantine. In particular, it has been shown that the “hotel” is specially equipped with children’s rooms, staff taking care of children, food, etc. The video notes that parents who, due to quarantine measures, are unable to cross the border and pick up newborn babies in accordance with surrogacy agreements, are informed daily of how the child has ate, how he slept, whether he was gaining weight and feeling well.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru