Trump supporters storm U.S. Capitol building, breach security

The U.S. Capitol was put on lockdown on Wednesday as crowds protesting President-elect Joe Biden's victory breached security barricades while Congress was debating the certification of Biden's electoral win over President Donald Trump, according to Reuters eyewitnesses.

The Senate and the House, which were weighing objections to Biden's victory, abruptly and unexpectedly recessed.

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[CHATTER]

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- Take that house! Take it now! Take it now!

[CHATTER]

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[CROWD] (CHANTING) USA!

[CHATTER]

- Hello, Reuters!

[CHATTER]