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January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Supporters of President Donald Trump’s riot against the Electoral College signal the closure of the Capitol building on Wednesday to protest Trump’s defeat to President-elect Joe Biden. Photo by Leigh Vogel/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The rioters broke through the security perimeter and entered the US Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The violation was followed by 15 arrests. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Pro-Trump rioters destroy network video gear as hundreds of others breach security perimeters and break into the US Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Capitol police stand guard as pro-Trump rioters break through the security perimeter and enter the US Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

During the riots, a woman was fatally shot by Capitol police and three others died due to medical emergencies. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Police also recovered two pipe bombs, one from Democratic National Committee headquarters and one from Republican National Committee headquarters. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

A cooler containing Molotov cocktails was recovered on the Capital Ground. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

After the violation and the lockdown, the Congress proceedings resumed at around 8 pm. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

A man holds a noose as pro-Trump supporters riot in the US Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

A man holds a Confederate flag as pro-Trump rioters break through the security perimeter and enter the US Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Several injuries were reported during the scuffle. A woman was killed by being shot. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Rioters marched on balconies and other parts of the Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Pro-Trump rioters clash with law enforcement officers at the US Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The protests disrupted a joint session of Congress to certify the election results and put the Capitol on lockdown. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The Proud Boys and other right-wing groups were among those taking part in the rallies that stormed the Capitol. Photo by Leigh Vogel/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The National Guard and law enforcement agencies were brought in to secure the Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Curfew was imposed in the city from 6 pm on Wednesday till 6 am on Thursday. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Police officers from the US Capitol took the lead as protesters entered the Capitol building. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Lawmakers were asked to use gas masks after tear gas shells were fired at the Capitol Rotunda. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The Capitol riot occurred after a speech by Trump in which he falsely claimed that the election was stolen from him. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Protesters broke police lines to enter the Capitol. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Protesters barge into the Capitol building during a joint session of Congress. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Law enforcement officers point their weapons as protesters attempt to break into the House Chamber. Photo by Pat Benick/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

The rioters broke the glass of the main door of the House Chamber which has been reinforced with a large piece of furniture. Photo by Pat Benick/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

A large piece of furniture is moved to reinforce the main door of the House Chamber as members of Congress (above) carry their gas masks while vacating. Photo by Pat Benick/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Members of the House of Congress take off their gas masks as they are empty. Photo by Pat Benick/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

A US Capitol police officer shoots pepper spray at a demonstrator trying to enter the Capitol building during a joint session of Congress to certify election results. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Trump supporters climb scaffolding in front of the US Capitol to protest the election results. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Pro-Trump protesters climbed onto the scaffolding. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Men stand apart from the crowd and kneel. Photo by Leigh Vogel/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Trump supporters breach the security perimeter of the US Capitol to protest the Electoral College vote count, which would certify President-elect Joe Biden as the winner. Photo by Ken Sedeno/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Thousands of Trump supporters demonstrated in front of the US Capitol on Pennsylvania Avenue. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft

Trump talking to the crowd. Pool photo by Sean Thuy/WNN | license photo

January 6 The selection committee called an additional meeting, stop the organizers of the theft