Washington has reportedly ruled out releasing any of the $7 billion in the country’s financial assets that it froze after the Taliban takeover Taliban fighters reportedly fired into the air to disperse a protest by women demanding “bread, work and freedom” on Saturday in Kabul. © Getty Images / Nava Jamshidi

US President Joe Biden’s administration has reportedly opted against releasing $7 billion in Afghan Central Bank assets, deciding to keep the funds frozen due to concern that the currently Taliban-ruled country is again harboring international terrorists. (RT)