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Earlier in Washington, clashes broke out between supporters of US President Donald Trump and the police.
The clashes led to the use of tear gas by law enforcement agencies.
Later it was reported that protesters broke into the Capitol and surrounded the Senate Hall.
According to the latest data, demonstrators have already been ousted from the Senate wing of the Capitol.
At the same time, Trump himself called on protesters in Washington to go home.
RT is broadcasting.