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"Mrs. Smith" Adopts Ethiopian Baby Girl

July 7, 2005 (4:13 am) GMT
Angelina Jolie again is adopting a child, this time is an orphaned Ethiopian baby girl whose parents were killed by AIDS

Accompanied by and her son Maddox, visited the Horn of Africa nation last week to file her adoption request. "The paperwork has gone through. Miss Angelina's request was accepted last week," Hadosh Halefom, head of the country's state-run adoption agency, told The Associated Press.

Broke the news to People magazine, Jolie announced the child, an orphaned Ethiopian baby girl whose parents were killed by AIDS, is named Zahara Marley Jolie. Further, the Hollywood actress said that she and Maddox are "very happy to have a new addition to our family."

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