A Taliban security guard holds a whip as men wait outside a bank in Kabul to withdraw money on Wednesday. The country is facing economic collapse. Photo: DPA
A Taliban security guard holds a whip as men wait outside a bank in Kabul to withdraw money on Wednesday. The country is facing economic collapse. Photo: DPA
Afghanistan

China calls for end to sanctions on Afghanistan ‘as soon as possible’

  • Foreign Minister Wang Yi also tells G20 counterparts that foreign exchange reserves should ‘not be used as a bargaining chip to exert political pressure’
  • He urges the World Bank, IMF and others to release Afghan government accounts and provide economic aid to the country

Topic |   Afghanistan
A Taliban security guard holds a whip as men wait outside a bank in Kabul to withdraw money on Wednesday. The country is facing economic collapse. Photo: DPA
A Taliban security guard holds a whip as men wait outside a bank in Kabul to withdraw money on Wednesday. The country is facing economic collapse. Photo: DPA
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