President Donald Trump speaks during a rally protesting the electoral college certification of Joe Biden as President, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. AP
US President Donald Trump tweeted: "I am asking for everyone at the U.S. Capitol to remain peaceful. No violence! Remember, WE are the Party of Law & Order – respect the Law and our great men and women in Blue. Thank you!"
Trump's tweet comes as his supporters stormed on Wednesday the Capitol building and clashed with police, heeding his call for protests against his loss in the 2020 elections.