President Donald Trump, has ordered that United States’ flag be flown at half-mast in honour of the police officers who died during the invasion of the US Capitol which occurred on January 6, 2021.

Officers Brian D. Sicknick and Howard Liebengood lost their lives when a mob invaded the building in a bid to stop the affirmation of the election of President-elect Joe Biden.

To honour the officers and other law enforcement agencies in the US, Trump signed a statement that ordered the country’s flag to be flown at half-mast today, January 13, 2021.

This will be observed at the White House, military posts and in all the country’s embassies and territories until sunset of today.

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