“Food prices are expected to decline further in 2024 and 2025.’’
The military strike was a reaction to the “illegal, dangerous and destabilising’’ attacks by the Houthis on ships in the Red Sea.
There have been 46 attacks on military bases with U.S. soldiers in the two countries since mid-October – 24 attacks have taken place in Iraq and 22 in Syria.
On Friday, the Yemeni government and their rival Houthi rebels began a three-day prisoner exchange operation, which would transfer nearly 900 detainees.
The Saudi-led alliance fighting Yemen’s Houthi rebels has announced a ceasefire from Wednesday.