Rioters egged on by US President Donald Trump force their way into the Capitol Rotunda in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE Rioters egged on by US President Donald Trump force their way into the Capitol Rotunda in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Rioters egged on by US President Donald Trump force their way into the Capitol Rotunda in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Congress assault calls for US to search its soul

  • Disturbing scenes involving supporters of Donald Trump in a country that portrays itself as champion of democracy reflect danger of populism among those who feel marginalised

Rioters egged on by US President Donald Trump force their way into the Capitol Rotunda in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE Rioters egged on by US President Donald Trump force their way into the Capitol Rotunda in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Rioters egged on by US President Donald Trump force their way into the Capitol Rotunda in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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