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Afghan Taliban sign deal for Russian oil products, gas and wheat
Bpnews | 28/09/2022 04:36 PM | Click to read full article
The Taliban have signed a provisional deal with Russia to supply gasoline, diesel, gas and wheat to Afghanistan, Acting Afghan Commerce and Industry Minister Haji Nooruddin Azizi told Reuters.
Azizi said his ministry was working to diversify its trading partners and that Russia had offered the Taliban administration a discount on average global commodity prices. The move was the first known major international economic deal struck by the Taliban.