The international monetary fund the imf has announced to block afghanistan’s access to emergency reserves worth of 460 million u.s dollars as the taliban’s control over the country has drawn uncertainty for the country’s future now what is being said the decision followed pressure from the by the administration to ensure that the reserves did not reach a taliban.
The biden administration froze about 9.5 billion us dollars of the afghan reserves to keep cash away from the taliban after it captured afghanistan it is being said that the united states decided to freeze the accounts where any central bank assets and the afghan government in the united states will not be made available to the taliban according to the report the u.s state department along with the white house was consulted before the action adding that the biden administration was contemplating other actions as well to put pressure on the Taliban group.
Taliban that took control over afghanistan after entering the presidential palace in kabul what is being said that they would be reaching out to the government treasury and reserves but imf has already taken up that step of freezing the assets.
The united states and the imf are keeping up the pressure on taliban massive massive announcement coming in there the international monetary fund has announced to block afghanistan’s access to the emergency reserve worth usd 460 million as taliban has taken over and this this they’re saying has come in consultation with the white house and the biden administration.
The u.s treasury secretary said that any central bank assets the government have in the united states will not be made available to the taliban and according to the report the u.s state department along with the white house was consulted before taking this action and it also adds that the biden administration was contemplating other actions as well to pressure the taliban further.