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Updated: Nov. 10, 2021 at 9:18 AM
Donald Trump supporters breach Capitol, riot over election results
Supporters of President Donald Trump gather in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday and Wednesday to
protest the results of the 2020 presidential election
meets to certify
President-elect Joe Biden's victory.
one of the rallies on Wednesday. The crowds later stormed the U.S. Capitol, prompting a lockdown.
Rioters clambered up onto balconies and other parts of the Capitol. Photo by Ken Cedeno/UPI
Pro-Trump rioters clash with law enforcement officers at the U.S. Capitol. Photo by Ken Cedeno/UPI
The protests disrupted the joint session of Congress to certify the election results and put the Capitol on lockdown. Photo by Ken Cedeno/UPI
Proud Boys and other right-wing groups were among those who participated in the rallies that grew into a storming of the Capitol. Photo by Leigh Vogel/UPI