economic aid

National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan talks to reporters during the daily news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sullivan indicates U.S. could provide economic aid to Taliban

National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan affirmed the Biden administration would seek to help the Afghan people and indicated it may economically assist the Taliban. During an interview on Tuesday, Sullivan said the U.S. intended to continue providing humanitarian aid to the Afghan people, but claimed it wouldn’t go through the Taliban.