Taliban Offers to Send Rescue Teams to Turkey and Syria in Wake of Deadly Earthquakes

The Taliban Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a statement on Tuesday pledging 10 million Afghanis ($110,000 USD) to Turkey and 5 million Afghanis ($55,000 USD) to Syria in an effort to help assist victims of the string of earthquakes that struck the region, leaving thousands dead and tens of thousands injured. The Taliban also offered to send rescue and recovery teams to the two countries to aid in ongoing emergency operations.