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Al Jazeera 14 Jan 2021

Americans divided on Trump impeachment over inciting Capitol riots

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The political divisions in Washington have reached every corner of the United States.
Some of Donald Trump's supporters say the incitement of the Capitol Hill riot was a step too far, while others argue impeaching the president creates more division.

Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid reports from West Virginia, US.


President-elect Joe Biden condemns the actions the mob that has overtaken the Capitol: "This is not dissent, it's disorder. It's chaos. It borders on sedition. And it must end, Now." Biden is calling on on President Donald Trump to address violent protests on national television and demand they end. He called on protesters to leave: "It's not protest, it's insurrection." Aired on 01/06/2021.
The U.S. Senate is expected to meet to continue debate on overriding President Trump's veto of the National Defense Authorization Act as well as considering increasing stimulus checks from $600 to $2,000.
Ex-FBI Director James Comey talks to Newsnight's Emily Maitlis about the impeachment of Donald Trump and the imminent treat of violence ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden.
Senator Lindsey Graham weighs in on President-elect Biden's agenda and the riots at the US Capitol.

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