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US Capitol attack: security officials blame missed FBI intelligence

Missed intelligence was to blame for the outmanned Capitol defenders’ failure to anticipate the violent mob that invaded the iconic building and halted certification of the US presidential election on January 6, the officials who were in charge of security that day said on Tuesday in their first public testimony on the insurrection.The officials, including the former chief of the Capitol Police, pointed their fingers at various federal agencies – and each other – for their failure to defend the…Missed intelligence was to blame for the outmanned Capitol defenders’ failure to anticipate the violent mob that invaded the iconic building and halted certification of the US presidential election on January 6, the officials who were in charge of security that day said on Tuesday in their first public testimony on the insurrection.The officials, including the former chief of the Capitol Police, pointed their fingers at various federal agencies – and each other – for their failure to defend the…Read MoreSouth China Morning Post