Afghanistan has 22 TONS of gold in a vault in New York, The Taliban can’t touch it, according to Quartz.

Biden’s administration has frozen the Afghanistan government’s holdings in US-based banks, which prevents the Taliban from having access to billions of dollars, which are part of the country’s foreign reserves.

According to published figures from Afghanistan’s central bank, 22 tons of gold with a value of $1.25 billion is being stored in the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

DA Afghanistan Bank, is said to own $10 billion in reserve assets scattered throughout US banks according to data published by the bank, which is now essentially frozen and untouchable for the Taliban as of this week.