JOLIE READY TO
ADOPT AFGHAN REFUGEE?
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[ October 7th 2001 ]
Raider star Angelina Jolie and husband Billy Bob
Thornton could be considering the adoption of
an Afghan refugee child after the couple were
spotted filing documents at the Los Angeles division
of the Immigration and Naturalization Service,
the Daily News reports today.
always wanted to adopt," Jolie told U.S talk show
host Larry King recently. "Some people have certain
callings in life...and ever since I can remember...hearing
about different kids that need homes...I've just
always known that I would love [an adopted child]
as much as I would love my own."
old Oscar winner, recently appointed a United
Nations ambassador, has made arduous field visits
to refugee camps in Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Cambodia
and Pakistan to witness first-hand the deprivation
that exists within the regions. Jolie recently
donated $1m for displaced refugees fleeing Afghanistan
in fear of U.S. reprisals over the September 11