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National Guard troops defending the Capitol have reportedly been told to be prepared for IED threats

3 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Members of the U.S. National Guard arrive at the U.S. Capitol on January 12, 2021 in Washington, DC.
Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images
National Guard troops defending the Capitol have been briefed on the potential for additional IED threats, Politico reported Wednesday , citing Guard members.
The briefings follow the discovery of explosives not only at the Capitol but a few blocks away at the offices of the Republican and Democratic National Committees last week.
Improvised explosive devices have been among the greatest threats to US troops fighting terrorism in Iraq and Afghanistan. A...
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