Taliban ban use of foreign currencies

KABUL: The Taliban government announced a ban on the use of foreign currencies on Tuesday, threatening further disruption to an already ailing economy. Since the group took over Kabul in August, Afghanistan’s currency has depreciated and the country’s reserves are frozen abroad. With the economy teetering, banks are running short of cash and the international community has so far refused to recognise the new government. … Continue reading Taliban ban use of foreign currencies