Newborns caught in grim Ukraine ‘child manufacturing unit’ as coronavirus lockdown means new mother and father in UK & US can’t gather them

Newborns caught in grim Ukraine ‘child manufacturing unit’ as coronavirus lockdown means new mother and father in UK & US can’t gather them


SHOCKING video reveals virtually 50 surrogate infants stranded in a Ukrainian ‘child manufacturing unit’ because of the coronavirus lockdown.

Some 46 newborns are crammed in a dormitory at a lodge in capital’s Kyiv – in what appears like a child manufacturing unit.

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The lodge in Ukraine is at the moment dwelling for 46 newborns
The human rights ombudsman for the Ukrainian parliament, Liudmila Denisova, was upset by the footage

They’re on account of be collected by mother and father from the UK, USA, Italy, Spain, France, Israel, Germany, China, Mexico, Romania and different international locations.

Dad and mom have paid between £5,745 and £57,365 for providers from the organisation that has assisted them with beginning households.

The crying tots are being cared for by workers however the photographs have alarmed the human rights ombudsman for the Ukrainian parliament, Liudmila Denisova.

“A video was unfold on social media and shared through a web site of considered one of Kiev clinics,” she mentioned.

“It confirmed 46 infants who’re at the moment in one of many Kyiv inns.

“All these infants had been born by surrogate moms for residents of varied overseas states.”

She mentioned that the video confirms the systematic and enormous scale provision of surrogate providers by Ukraine to the world.

“This video confirms that the scenario with the supply of surrogacy providers by this clinic is  mass and systemic, and surrogacy applied sciences are marketed and offered as ‘prime quality items”, she mentioned.


The infants are highlighted by BioTexCom which seems to have British hyperlinks.

Denis Herman, lead lawyer for the “centre for human copy”, mentioned the infants had been there as a result of Ukraine “is among the many international locations which have utterly closed the borders on account of Covid-19”.

An administrator known as Marina says: “Expensive mother and father! My identify is Marina, I’m an administrator of the Venice Lodge.

“Our child sitters maintain your infants 24 hours a day in a child room.

“Day-after-day they spend a while with the youngsters within the open air and bathe them.”

The video appears meant to reassure the mother and father who can’t at the moment gather their infants.

A feminine voice mentioned: “There are 46 youngsters in our lodge.”

The lodge seems to be a part of the clinic utilized by BioTexCom.

“Yesterday night 4 of them had been introduced from the maternity home,” she mentioned.

“They’re infants from America, Italy, Spain, Britain, China, France, Germany, in addition to from Bulgaria, Romania, Austria, Mexico and Portugal.”

The coronavirus lockdown meant “it’s troublesome for us however we deal with it nicely”.

The video states: “We present infants to the mother and father on-line and our managers prepare calls.

“It’s vital for us to tell mother and father about how a lot their infants eat how they sleep and what their weight is.

“It’s heartbreaking to see how mother and father miss their little ones.

“We want they had been allowed to select up their youngsters quickly.”

The infants are checked by medical doctors.


Dad and mom who’ve paid for surrogate moms in Ukraine are advised: “So don’t worry, you infants well being is in good palms.”

Paediatrician Tatiana Lisovskaya mentioned: “Our lodge is closed for a strict quarantine.

“All nurses dwell right here.

“We attempt to keep away from any contact with the surface world.”

BioTexCom claims to be “a well-developed, ever-expanding, fashionable centre for copy that offers with overseas infertile {couples}”.

The web site states: “It’s not a secret that surrogacy programmes are banned virtually in every single place in Europe.

“Egg donation is allowed solely in just a few international locations however very often these packages supply not very beneficial situations (for sufferers, in addition to for donors).

“In Ukraine, nevertheless, all these programmes are completely authorized.

“That’s why Europeans look for medical assist exterior of their dwelling international locations.

“For many residents of Germany, France, Italy, Spain, England and different international locations, Ukraine has grow to be the place of the authorized conducting of such ART programmes as surrogacy and egg donation.”

The video was strongly criticised by web site Rodina, maintained by Catholic Fee for the Pastoral Care of Households.

They posted: “Within the overwhelming majority of European international locations and American states, industrial surrogacy is prohibited.

“After its ban in India and Thailand, Ukraine is competing with Georgia and Kazakhstan to grow to be the capital of this shameful observe.

“As a result of quarantine, the borders are utterly closed and surrogate moms proceed and proceed to offer start…

“Reside items are crying within the capital, though Kyiv just isn’t historical and never Rome.”

Ukraine has 16,847 formally reported circumstances of coronavirus with 456 deaths.


An administrator of the Venice Lodge mentioned the infants had been being nicely cared for by ‘child sitters’[/caption]

The infants have been caught within the lodge due to the coronavirus lockdown
Dad and mom have paid between £5,745 and £57,365 for the surrogacy providers

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