Kabul thanks China for ‘$8 million’ earthquake aid

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN – JULY 05: In a rare joint press briefing, a senior Afghan official thanked Beijing for a $8 million aid package for those affected in the country’s deadly earthquake. Beijing also handed over 6,370 tons of rice to Afghanistan as part of an aid package aimed specifically at those affected by the deadly earthquake in Khost and Paktika provinces in Kabul on Tuesday. Shamriz Sabawoon/ Afghan Multimedia Agency “AMA”