Afghan economy, carpet exports hit by US sanctions

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Afghanistan’s famed carpet industry is facing its biggest crisis since the Taliban took over in mid-August.

Due to the US freeze on its financial assets and border closures, the carpet exports have plummeted.

It has brought uncertainty to millions of people who depend on the sector.

Al Jazeea’s Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan.

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