Afghan Voice Agency (AVA) 20 Aug 2022 - 10:34 https://www.avapress.com/en/news/257356/the-government-is-formulating-an-economic-oriented-foreign-policy -------------------------------------------------- Title : The government is formulating an economic-oriented foreign policy -------------------------------------------------- The Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs has said that the Islamic Emirate is developing a foreign policy that is centered on neutrality and relying on economic progress. Text : Afghan Voice Agency (AVA): Amir Khan Muttaqi, Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the caretaker government, said that the ministry under his command is developing Afghanistan s foreign policy.   He said that the Afghan government wants to establish positive relations with the world.   Muttaqi added: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Interim Government of Afghanistan has made important achievements in securing relations with the world.   The Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs has stated that the Afghan government wants to establish positive relations with the world and asks the international community to allow Afghans to live a good life like in other countries.   Muttaqi pointed out that the people s support of the Afghan government shows the legitimacy of the people and this legitimacy should be respected by the international community.   The Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs had previously emphasized that the sanctions on Afghanistan have never yielded results and said that the foreign policy of the current Afghan government is neutral and economy-oriented.   This is despite the fact that a year has passed since the establishment of the Islamic Emirate, no country has yet recognized this government. On the other hand, Western sanctions and the blocking of the central bank s foreign exchange reserves have put a lot of pressure on the country s economy.