Tear fuel is launched right into a crowd of protesters, with one wielding a Confederate battle flag that reads “Come and Take It,” throughout clashes with Capitol police at a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election outcomes by the U.S. Congress, on the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, U.S, January 6, 2021.
Shannon Stapleton | Reuters
Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday canceled an event billed as a press convention that was set to be held on the primary anniversary of the lethal Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
Trump had reportedly planned to defend the rioters throughout that event, which was going to be held at his golf membership Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida.
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