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“The theft and seizure of money held/frozen by the United States of the Afghan people represents the lowest level of human and moral decay of a country and a nation.”
The US Department of Defense has belatedly stated that it will provide financial compensation to the bereaved family of an Afghan aid worker and his nine close relatives, with the fatalities including seven children.
Dr. Natalia Kanem, the head of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), has issued a stern warning regarding the crisis in Afghanistan.
“Our message to our neighbours, the region and the world is that Afghanistan’s soil will not be used against the security of any other country.”
“The people of Panjshir are our brothers, and they will have all the rights enjoyed by the rest of the Afghan people, and there will be no discrimination in dealing with them.”
The former prime minister of Afghanistan and leader of the Hezb-e-Islami Party has announced his unconditional support for the Taliban as the new and legitimate rulers of Afghanistan, following their victory against US-led NATO coalition forces.
In an attempt to heal divisions and bring the country into a fresh period of reconciliation and rebuilding, the Taliban have again announced that they intend to create an “inclusive caretaker government”.
The Foreign Secretary’s department paid no attention to thousands of potentially critical messages sent by charities and members of parliament, concerning the evacuation of vulnerable Afghans due to the extremely volatile situation in the Central Asian nation.
Canada, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, and other European states are expected to provide asylum to millions, as the Taliban continues to bolster its position as a government in waiting in the mountainous Central Asian country.
Rod Schoonover, a scientist and security expert, said that “Afghanistan is certainly one of the regions richest in traditional precious metals, but also the metals [needed] for the emerging economy of the 21st century.”