Flowers adorn the fence surrounding the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Saturday. Photo: AFP Flowers adorn the fence surrounding the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Flowers adorn the fence surrounding the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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United States Capitol attacks: officials appeal for balance between security and public access

  • The shooting of a policeman has sparked debate over whether fencing around the campus, much of which was dismantled following the January 6 attack, should have been kept in place
  • Missouri Senator Roy Blunt, the head of the Republicans’ Senate policy team, warned against ring-fencing the complex of around 20 buildings from the public

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Flowers adorn the fence surrounding the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Saturday. Photo: AFP Flowers adorn the fence surrounding the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Flowers adorn the fence surrounding the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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