In other news on Afghanistan, the World Bank has joined the International Monetary Fund in cutting off funds for Afghanistan. This comes as aid groups are warning of a looming humanitarian catastrophe. The U.N. says 14 million Afghans — about a third of the country — are facing food insecurity.
World Bank Cuts Funds for Afghanistan as U.N. Warns of Looming Catastrophe
HeadlineAug 25, 2021