Economic Deputy of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar said that economic growth is their top priority and they are working to eradicate poverty and unemployment in the country.

Speaking at the gathering of the economic commission of the IEA in Kabul on Sunday, February 6, 2022, Mullah Baradar said that economy of Afghanistan was fake that collapsed following the full withdrawal of foreign troops from the country.

Baradar has lately been appointed as head of the high commission of the economy of the IEA by the supreme leader Mullah Hebtullah Akhundzada.

“Previous government in Afghanistan had fake economies so they collapsed after the international community left Afghanistan. The money that would come to Afghanistan from abroad would pour into the pockets of a specific number of people.” Said Mullah Baradar.

The Deputy PM further said that they support national and international investors in Afghanistan and do everything to provide for the investors working facilities.

Meanwhile, the second Deputy of the PM Mullah Abdul Salaam Hanafi said that Afghanistan is hundred percent secure and that investors from across the world are welcomed.

Hanafi added that for the sake of Afghanistan’s economic growth, they fully support the private sector.

This comes as Afghanistan is going through the worst humanitarian and economic situation on earth that has risked the lives of millions of people in the country.

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