The United Nations has also weighed in on Wednesday’s violence in Washington D.C., with the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres issuing a statement saying he was saddened by the events that unfolded at the US Capitol. FSN reports that when speaking to reporters Thursday, and asked about about attacks on journalists during Wednesday’s protests that saw rioters targeting news crews and destroying camera equipment, the Secretary-General’s spokesperson Stephane Dujarric, who was speaking on Gutteres’ behalf made very clear that the UN condemns any targeting of the media.