Law enforcement vetting troops; Acting SECDEF says no intel indicates inaugural threat from them

Law enforcement vetting troops; Acting SECDEF says no intel indicates inaugural threat from them
National Guard troops deploy in Washington, D.C.in January 2021. Fox News video

[Ed. – In the context of the supposed “troop threat” being touted, SECDEF Miller is basically speaking up for them by publicly pointing out there’s no intelligence to suggest they post a threat to Biden or his inauguration.]

Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller said Monday that while law enforcement officials are vetting National Guard troops stationed in the nation’s capital, authorities have “no intelligence indicating an insider threat” to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration this week.

“As is normal for military support to large security events, the Department will vet National Guardsmen who are in Washington, D.C.,” Miller said in a statement.“While we have no intelligence indicating an insider threat, we are leaving no stone unturned in securing the capital.”

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