16 august 2022

US refuses to unfreeze Afghan funds – media


Washington has reportedly ruled out releasing any of the $7 billion in the country’s financial assets that it froze after the Taliban takeoverUS President Joe Biden’s administration has reportedly opted against releasing $7 billion in Afghan Central Bank assets, deciding to keep the funds frozen due to concern that the currently Taliban-ruled country is again harboring international terrorists. Washington also has suspended talks with the Taliban after previously seeing progress in the [...]