World Bank halts aid disbursements to Afghanistan
TRT World says the World Bank has suspended aid to Afghanistan, saying it is “deeply concerned” by the situation there, especially regarding women’s rights, after the Taliban seized power, a bank spokesperson said.
“We have paused disbursements in our operations in Afghanistan and we are closely monitoring and assessing the situation,” the official told the AFP news agency on Tuesday.
“We are deeply concerned about the situation in Afghanistan and the impact on the country’s development prospects, especially for women.”
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