US Capitol riot: House committee seeks testimony from Republican leader McCarthy

US Capitol riot: House committee seeks testimony from Republican leader McCarthy
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The US congressional committee investigation the 6 January 2021 attack asked Kevin McCarthy to voluntarily answer questions about Donald Trump's actions that day.
The US Capitol was the site of a 6 January 2021 riot by Trump supporters [Drew Angerer/Getty]

The US congressional committee investigating the 6 January 2021 attack on the Capitol asked House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday to voluntarily answer questions about former President Donald Trump's actions on the day of the riots.

"The Select Committee is seeking information from Rep. McCarthy about the violence of January 6th, as well as events in the days before and after," the US House of Representatives Select Committee said in a statement.

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(Reuters)