One of the leaders of the far-right militia involved in the storming of the Capitol was “awaiting directions from President Trump” in previous days. Jessica Watson of the Oath Keepers militia told the court.
Watson claims to be a leader Section guards In Ohio. The US attorney accused her and two other members of that paramilitary group of plotting to attack the Capitol. Al-Adl said earlier that the three had sent messages between them showing that they had planned and prepared for the attack on a large scale.
Her statement may be significant in the Trump impeachment trial. Democratic prosecutors on Thursday evening will continue to present evidence showing that Trump incited his supporters to the revolt. And they believe Trump should be punished for his role in the attack.