Trump, Covid-19, U.K.: Your Monday Briefing


Kadia Goba, Axios: Capitol Police came on the speaker to say there had been a breach. You go in this marble developing, it looks sacred to the persons that do the job there. You just do not feel of intruders gaining entry to that portion of the developing.

Marcus DiPaola, freelance: This man grabs me by the shoulder and he’s like, “Who do you do the job for?” I’m like, “I’m a freelance photographer.” He’s like, “Have you ever worked for CNN?” And then he pulled me out of the way, and he expenses in.

Zoeann Murphy, Washington Publish: At close to ten, I went back to my hotel, strolling by means of these mobs of Trump supporters drunk in the lobby. I get back to my space, and that is when I begun to approach the enormity of what had took place.

Robert Moore, Britain’s ITV: I went to rest close to three or four a.m. and was up a couple of hrs later on. What has astonished me is the degree of curiosity in Europe, and in Britain, in specific, with the occasions right here. This is viewed as a seminal story, one particular that shatters the myth about the stability of American democracy.

That is it for this briefing. See you on Tuesday.

— Natasha

Thank you
To Theodore Kim and Jahaan Singh for the break from the information. You can attain the group at [email protected]

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