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China News Service, September 14th. According to a report by Russian Satellite Network, Afghan Taliban spokesperson Sohail Shaheen said on the 13th that the new Afghan government will take all possible legal steps to relieve the United States from the assets of the Central Bank of Afghanistan. freeze. Earlier, US media reported that the US has frozen US$9.5 billion in assets belonging to the Central Bank of Afghanistan.
p > On September 4, local time, Kabul, Afghanistan. After the Taliban took over, the banks and markets were reopened. A money changer waited for customers at the money exchange market.
“I think they should lift the freeze. This is the property of the Afghan people, and we (the country) have encountered many economic problems. Therefore, the freeze (the assets) is aimed at the Afghan people. (We) have This is necessary. The new government will take all possible legal actions,” Shaheen told Satellite Network.
Bloomberg previously reported that a US government official confirmed that after the Taliban took over Afghanistan, the US had frozen nearly US$9.5 billion in assets belonging to the Central Bank of Afghanistan.
On August 15, the Afghan Taliban entered and controlled Kabul. On September 7, the Taliban announced the formation of an interim government and announced a list of some interim government officials.