Capitol militias

Militias Tied to Capitol Riot Discussed State of This Union Attack, Acting Capitol Police Chief Says

“They wanted to send a symbolic message to the nation as who was in charge of that legislative process,” Acting Capitol Police Chief Yogananda D. Pittman said to a House subcommittee.

Iranian-backed militias

Iranian-backed militias likely behind mortal enemy attack on U.S.-led foundation, specialists state

For the administration “right now it’s convenient to not know who did this attack,” said Michael Knights, a fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy think tank.