Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany was not yet ready to recognize the Taliban as the government of Afghanistan because it did not meet the sought-after inclusion standards, but reneged on Berlin’s promise of 600 million euros in aid. confirmed by.
Speaking after a video conference of leaders of the G20 grouping of large economies and other international officials, Merkel also said that the leaders also sought full access to UN agencies to provide humanitarian aid.
“We demand that all UN organizations have the humanitarian aid they want to provide,” Merkel told a news conference in Berlin on Tuesday.
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