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Who are the rioters who stormed the US Capitol?

The president, who professed a "law and order" platform, whipped up thousands of his supporters with strident rhetoric late Wednesday morning.

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Thousands of people supporting President Donald Trump's false claims of victory stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday afternoon, some of them looting and hurting police.

Trump, who professed a "law and order" platform, whipped up thousands of his supporters with strident rhetoric late Wednesday morning.

Immediately after, they marched to the seat of American democracy and violently stormed it, damaging the U.S. Capitol building, injuring police and stopping the constitutionally required process to certify President-elect Joe Biden's win.

So who are they?

They are the president's supporters called to action on social media.

Watch the video above to learn more.