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Republicans Will Start Every Day of Congress with Prayer and Pledge ‘No Exceptions’

“Next year, Republicans will start every day of Congress with prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance,” McCarthy said. “No exceptions.” His vow garnered positive attention across social media.  “Thank you Jesus for making this happen, we all need prayers,” one user wrote as another said, “Praise GOD! Made my day to read this.” “Amen!! Things … Read more

Actor Jim Carrey Breaks Pledge to Stop Posting Political Cartoons — Again

Actor Jim Carrey, who previously announced that he will no longer be posting political cartoons, broke his pledge (again) by posting a cartoon featuring wolves tearing apart the Statue of Liberty while U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland appears to run away in fear. “Behold, Merrick Garland, democracy dies… while you cross your t’s and dot your i’s,” Carrey captioned … Read more

Premier reaffirms pledge on peaceful nuclear use

Premier Li Keqiang has reaffirmed China’s commitment to promoting progress in nuclear technology and the growth of nuclear industries, and deepening international nuclear cooperation to facilitate socioeconomic transitioning so as to usher in more benefits for people in different nations. Li made the remarks on Tuesday in a congratulatory letter sent to the 23rd Pacific … Read more

The World Made A Big Pledge To End Deforestation. It Immediately Fell Off Track.

The world remains wildly off track of its goal to halt forest loss by the end of the decade despite making some progress toward curbing deforestation last year, a new analysis finds. The Forest Declaration Assessment, published on Monday, provides a comprehensive glimpse at global forest health one year after more than 140 countries representing … Read more

Joe Biden breaks pledge to make Saudi Arabia a ‘pariah’ to talk oil supply

Washington: US President Joe Biden will meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a trip to the Middle East in July, breaking a campaign pledge to make the kingdom a “pariah” as the president struggles to combat record-high petrol prices. Weeks after taking office, Biden shifted US policy on Saudi Arabia, adopting a tougher … Read more

BRICS countries pledge to deepen cooperation on intelligent customs

Customs authorities of BRICS countries vowed to deepen cooperation on intelligent customs at a virtual meeting on Tuesday. Customs cooperation between BRICS countries has seen fruitful results since the establishment of the cooperation mechanism in 2013, while bilateral trade has maintained steady growth, said Sun Yuning, deputy head of the General Administration of Customs of … Read more

Taipei bolsters bike pledge – Taipei Times

By Cheng Wei-chi and Jonathan Chin / Staff reporter, with staff writer Minister of Transportation and Communications Wang Kwo-tsai (王國材) on Friday renewed the government’s commitment to developing cycling tourism in Taiwan to mark World Bicycle Day. Wang made the remark at a news conference held by the Ministry of Transportation and Communications in Taipei. … Read more

Solomon Islands, China pledge to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation

The Solomon Islands and China pledged here on Thursday to further enhance their mutually beneficial cooperation to serve as a paragon of mutual trust between China and the Pacific island countries. While meeting with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Acting Governor General of the Solomon Islands John Patteson Oti said the … Read more

Sweden applying for NATO membership; other Nordic nations pledge security support

Sweden’s Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson gives a news conference in Stockholm, Sweden, on May 16, 2022. (HENRIK MONTGOMERY/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images) WASHINGTON: Sweden’s ruling party today announced plans to apply for NATO membership, a dramatic turnaround from decades of Swedish policy — and a change tied directly into Russia’s decision to invade Ukraine. … Read more