National Guard troops to carry weapons at Biden inauguration

National Guard troops to carry weapons at Joe Biden's inauguration on Jan. 20.Army secretary Ryan McCarthy ordered the move after a mobof Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol last week in a desperate attempt to overthrow the 2020 election results. .Days away from the inauguration, hundreds of National Guard troops were encamped inside the U.S. Capitol, some of them resting on the floors.As they slept, the House of Representatives took up an article of impeachment against Trump for his role in inciting the mob.Pentagon officials say they are deeply worried about the security of the inauguration, where Trump supporters have registered to stage more protests.About 15,000 uniformed troops were reportedly arriving in Washington from all over the country.Troops around the Capitol building will carry weapons.The military’s Joint Chiefs of Staff sent an unusual message to the entire U.S. armed forces this week reminding them that their job was to support and defend the Constitution