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The Afghan people are facing “Horrible” financial outlook, The former governor of the central bank warned that a severe shortage of the US dollar and rising inflation will encourage Immigration out of the country.
Ajmal Ahmady, who fled Kabul on Sunday, told the Financial Times that Afghanistan has always relied on large amounts of U.S. dollar reserves shipped by the United States, and that it is now in rapid shortage, leading to rising food prices and the possibility of capital controls.
“If you think the situation at the airport is bad now, I think in the medium term, you will see a large wave of immigrants from Afghanistan. Unfortunately, if Europe or other countries think they can stop this situation, you simply can’t. “He says.
The Islamic organization yesterday suppressed public dissent for the first time since it seized power.At least According to reports, three people were killed As a warrior Violently disperse People from anti-Taliban protests, while the U.S. is working hard Evacuate American citizens and their Afghan allies. Follow the latest Fortis. (UK “Financial Times”, Reuters)
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