Before the swearing-in ceremony of newly elected US President Joe Biden and newly elected Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday, Washington DC has been converted into a camp. Explain that for the past few days, security agencies have been receiving information that violence may take place before the swearing-in ceremony.
The security of the country's capital has been tightened. Thousands of policemen and employees of security agencies as well as more than 25,000 personnel of the National Guard have been deployed here.
The areas around the US Parliament House, Pennsylvania Avenue, and a large area around the White House have been closed to the general public and eight-foot-high barricades have been erected at these locations. The entire city is on high alert.
The United States Marshal Service has decided to deploy four thousand officers in Washington DC. The Majestic National Mall, where thousands of people are present during the swearing-in ceremony, has been closed. On the other hand, the state assembly buildings have also been put on high alert.