Security Around Capitol Tightens Ahead Of Second Impeachment Vote, Inauguration Day
Security is ramping up both inside and outside of Capitol Hill with barriers, members of the National Guard and police in preparation of the second impeachment vote as well as inauguration day. NBC's Vaughn Hillyard reports. Aired on 1/13/2021.
NBC's Vaughn Hillyard reports that "more than 6,600" National Guardsmen are deployed in the Washington, D.C. area. Aired on 01/13/2021. A large security operation is under way in Ghana ahead of Monday's elections.
There have been threats of political violence in recent weeks.
The electoral commission says it has prepared about 39,000 polling stations.
Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Ghana's capital, Accra. Heightened security measures are in place in Washington and across the country ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration this week. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion reports on what Washington, D.C., is seeing in President Trump's last weekend in office.
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