Pro-Trump protesters riot on Capitol Hill.
According to US media, a joint sitting of both houses of Congress was underway at the parliament building at the time, with the aim of formally confirming Biden’s victory in the presidential election.
Police said that the incident of violence in the Parliament House 4 people including a woman were killed while several demonstrators were taken to the house.
Protesters say Biden was rigged in the presidential election. Security was tight in the US House of Representatives during the riots and US Vice President Mike Pence was evacuated.
Police used tear gas protesters were later dispersed and speak to the US capital has been under curfew for 12 hours in Washington.
According to US media, the curfew was in force from 6 pm to 6 am local time.