21 ianuarie 2021

Scars of Capitol attack permeate high-security inauguration


President Biden was inaugurated Wednesday under the cover of unprecedented levels of security, just two weeks after a deadly siege on the Capitol. Thousands of National Guardsmen from around the country flooded into D.C. to prevent a repeat of Jan. 6, when violent Trump supporters stormed the Capitol intent on overturning the election results. The insurrection marred America’s tradition of a peaceful transfer of power between presidential administrations. But in the end, Inauguration Day passed [...]