Pine nuts are a valuable export for Afghanistan. Photo: Getty Images
Pine nuts are a valuable export for Afghanistan. Photo: Getty Images
Afghanistan

Afghan pine nuts land in China as envoy walks out over cash freeze

  • 45 tonnes of the war-torn country’s precious export arrive in Shanghai on the same day Kabul’s ambassador to Beijing goes public over lack of funds
  • Resignation letter reveals staff unpaid for months with no word on what happens next but embassy remains open

Topic |   Afghanistan
Pine nuts are a valuable export for Afghanistan. Photo: Getty Images
Pine nuts are a valuable export for Afghanistan. Photo: Getty Images
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