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Heavy security replaces inaugural balls and crowds

Security personnel are reflected in glass as Vice President Mike Pence attends the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool

Security personnel are reflected in glass as Vice President Mike Pence attends the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool

Security personnel are reflected in glass as Vice President Mike Pence attends the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool
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National Guard members salute in front of the U.S. Capitol building during the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley

National Guard members salute in front of the U.S. Capitol building during the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley

National Guard members salute in front of the U.S. Capitol building during the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley
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National Guard personnel stand for a group portrait on U.S. Capitol grounds, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell

National Guard personnel stand for a group portrait on U.S. Capitol grounds, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell

National Guard personnel stand for a group portrait on U.S. Capitol grounds, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell
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Member of the U.S. military stands at a security checkpoint as people gather, January 20, 2021.  REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Member of the U.S. military stands at a security checkpoint as people gather, January 20, 2021.  REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Member of the U.S. military stands at a security checkpoint as people gather, January 20, 2021.  REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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A military vehicle blocks a road near the secured zone set up for the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A military vehicle blocks a road near the secured zone set up for the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A military vehicle blocks a road near the secured zone set up for the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A security guard keeps watch at the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A security guard keeps watch at the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A security guard keeps watch at the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Troops prepare to exit the Capitol after the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell

Troops prepare to exit the Capitol after the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell

Troops prepare to exit the Capitol after the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell
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A National Guard member directs a driver near the secured zone set up for the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A National Guard member directs a driver near the secured zone set up for the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A National Guard member directs a driver near the secured zone set up for the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A member of the Secret Service holds a sniper rifle on a rooftop overlooking the Inauguration Day parade, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Erin Scott

A member of the Secret Service holds a sniper rifle on a rooftop overlooking the Inauguration Day parade, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Erin Scott

A member of the Secret Service holds a sniper rifle on a rooftop overlooking the Inauguration Day parade, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Erin Scott
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Troops prepare to exit the Capitol after the inauguration of Joe Biden, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell

Troops prepare to exit the Capitol after the inauguration of Joe Biden, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell

Troops prepare to exit the Capitol after the inauguration of Joe Biden, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brandon Bell
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Bullet-proof glass is cleaned before the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Bullet-proof glass is cleaned before the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Bullet-proof glass is cleaned before the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid
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Military personnel standby along Pennsylvania Avenue as President-elect Joe Biden's motorcade arrives at the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 2021. Picture taken through a vehicle windshield. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Military personnel standby along Pennsylvania Avenue as President-elect Joe Biden's motorcade arrives at the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 2021. Picture taken through a vehicle windshield. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Military personnel standby along Pennsylvania Avenue as President-elect Joe Biden's motorcade arrives at the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 2021. Picture taken through a vehicle windshield. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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A police officer is pictured before the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Ahmed Gaber

A police officer is pictured before the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Ahmed Gaber

A police officer is pictured before the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Ahmed Gaber
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Members of the National Guard stand watch wearing helmets in front of the Supreme Court after reports of a bomb threat circulated hours before inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Members of the National Guard stand watch wearing helmets in front of the Supreme Court after reports of a bomb threat circulated hours before inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Members of the National Guard stand watch wearing helmets in front of the Supreme Court after reports of a bomb threat circulated hours before inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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The U.S. Capitol building is seen behind a fence with razor wire ahead of the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley

The U.S. Capitol building is seen behind a fence with razor wire ahead of the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley

The U.S. Capitol building is seen behind a fence with razor wire ahead of the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley
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Secret Service members check bags of people at a check point near the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Secret Service members check bags of people at a check point near the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Secret Service members check bags of people at a check point near the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A visitor looks down at a military personnel scanning the area using binoculars at the U.S. Capitol ahead of the departure of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

A visitor looks down at a military personnel scanning the area using binoculars at the U.S. Capitol ahead of the departure of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

A visitor looks down at a military personnel scanning the area using binoculars at the U.S. Capitol ahead of the departure of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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A member of the Metropolitan Police Department monitors his surroundings as preparations are made ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

A member of the Metropolitan Police Department monitors his surroundings as preparations are made ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

A member of the Metropolitan Police Department monitors his surroundings as preparations are made ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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National Guard members stand during the 59th Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2021. Erin Schaff/Pool via REUTERS

National Guard members stand during the 59th Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2021. Erin Schaff/Pool via REUTERS

National Guard members stand during the 59th Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2021. Erin Schaff/Pool via REUTERS
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The "Field of Flags" and the Washington Monument are seen ahead of the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley

The "Field of Flags" and the Washington Monument are seen ahead of the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley

The "Field of Flags" and the Washington Monument are seen ahead of the inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Allison Shelley
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Members of the National Guard stand watch wearing helmets in front of the Supreme Court after reports of a bomb threat circulated hours before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Members of the National Guard stand watch wearing helmets in front of the Supreme Court after reports of a bomb threat circulated hours before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Members of the National Guard stand watch wearing helmets in front of the Supreme Court after reports of a bomb threat circulated hours before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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Military personnel standby along Pennsylvania Avenue as President-elect Joe Biden's motorcade arrives at the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Military personnel standby along Pennsylvania Avenue as President-elect Joe Biden's motorcade arrives at the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Military personnel standby along Pennsylvania Avenue as President-elect Joe Biden's motorcade arrives at the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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Barbed wire is seen on a fence as President-elect Joe Biden arrives at the U.S. Capitol for his inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Barbed wire is seen on a fence as President-elect Joe Biden arrives at the U.S. Capitol for his inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Barbed wire is seen on a fence as President-elect Joe Biden arrives at the U.S. Capitol for his inauguration, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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Members of the National Guard watch as a motorcade passes, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Members of the National Guard watch as a motorcade passes, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Members of the National Guard watch as a motorcade passes, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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Members of the National Guard are seen at a check point near the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Members of the National Guard are seen at a check point near the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Members of the National Guard are seen at a check point near the White House, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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