Washington, January 12
The FBI said it had received intelligence that armed protests were being planned at all 50 US state capitols and in Washington DC in the run-up to Joe Biden’s inauguration on January 20.
The House of Representatives would vote on President Trump’s impeachment on Wednesday for “inciting supporters to carry out attack on the Capitol Hill.
Meanwhile, Trump has defended his fiery rally remarks to a protest crowd last week as “totally appropriate”. He didn’t take responsibility for the attack on Capitol Hill, claiming he didn’t want violence. — Agencies