The US economic war on Afghanistan amounts to a humanitarian crime | Larry Elliott

The war in Afghanistan did not end when US and UK troops left Kabul airport last year; it merely took a different, but still lethal, form.

The response of President Joe Biden to the military humiliation inflicted on America by the Taliban has been a scorched-earth policy designed to cause the maximum amount of economic damage to what was already one of the world’s poorest countries.

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News Source: https://www.theguardian.com/business/2022/feb/06/the-us-economic-war-on-afghanistan-amounts-to-a-humanitarian

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