Skip to comments.Treasury authorizes working with Taliban to facilitate aid to Afghanistan
Posted on 12/22/2021 9:39:20 PM PST by blueplum
The Biden administration is taking new actions in an attempt to facilitate humanitarian aid to people in Afghanistan, with the Department of Treasury allowing some financial transactions with the Taliban.
"The United States is the largest single provider of humanitarian assistance in Afghanistan," Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Wally Adeyemo said in a statement Wednesday....
...While the Treasury's new general licenses put certain conditions in place on transactions with the Taliban, critics warn that it could serve to legitimize and assist Taliban rule.
House Foreign Affairs Committee ranking member Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, was critical of the move....
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Why don’t we just buy back our abandoned military equipment from them?
C’mon man. The Tolly Bon needs replacement parts for all of those American made weapons and vehicles we provided
Agreed. We have too many domestic problems we need to address here, and not send millions to neck-chopping barbarians who will end up with the money anyway.
Well, we could offer then quarters on the dollar value. It
might actually be a wise thing to do.
You know they’re going to fork over a boatload of cash anyway.
Let Pakistan dole out to Afghanistan.....not our problem.
The US govt doesn’t have the money to keep the DC offices open much less give any to the Taliban.
DEDUCT the cost of all the equipment we left behind along with the cost of removing all the people.
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