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Apr 09, 2022
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But it was not possible for them. Shortly thereafter, the Capitol building was stormed. Some of Trump's rally attendees had moved to the front steps of the building, where they clashed with police barriers. There were some clashes, but the uniformed presence was Whatsapp Mobile Number List minimal compared to last year's Black Lives Matter protests, and in some cases police appeared to treat protesters with greater deference. The Trumpists made their way past police lines and some videos showed police simply consenting to the storming of the building. In others, police are seen resisting the takeover and an officer was beaten to death. Congress adjourned. The crowd broke the windows and forced their way into the building. One man walked into the empty senatorial chamber, stood on the dais and yelled, "Trump Whatsapp Mobile Number List won the election!" Others broke into the office of Democratic Whatsapp Mobile Number List Pelosi. Tear gas was fired into the building's rotunda and a woman was shot dead by the secret service protecting the House of Representatives.. It took hours to clear the Capitol. And finally, late at night, Congress went back to work and certified Biden's victory. It is difficult to describe what happened with a term other than an attempted coup, even if it was a coup with no real chance of success. It was an act, instigated by Trump, that sought to change the results of the electoral process through violence and Whatsapp Mobile Number List intimidation. At one point, insurgents repeatedly chanted "hang Mike Pence," believing the vice president had betrayed them. Among those who took over the Capitol, several have been identified as members of the armed forces and assimilated to paramilitaries who intended to take hostages.
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