PHOTOS: Protesters Clash With Police on Inauguration Day in Downtown DC

Demonstrators descend on downtown D.C. to protest at the inauguration.

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Megan Yoder
Serious flames and smoke at K and 13th NW.
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Trash can is on fire at Franklin Square Park.
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A limo on fire at Franklin Square Park.
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Limo with windows smashed.
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Fire in destroyed trash can at 13th and K NW. A protester is seen lighting a cigarette with the flame.
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A D.C. police car with a shattered rear window at 11th and L Streets.
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Aimee Cho
Woman holding "Free Palestine sign" in front of police.
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Police face off with protesters in downtown D.C.
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Very tense situation as police face off with protesters.
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A President Donald Trump supporter faces off with a protester.
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Protesters started a fire in the middle of K Street NW.
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Protesters started a fire in the middle of K Street NW.
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Police clash with protesters downtown.
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Police and protesters at 12th and K in downtown DC.
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Police and protesters at 12th and K in downtown DC.
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13th Street
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April and Jenna from Boston, Massachusetts, are two of the few identifiable protestors within the ticketed viewing area.
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Protestors at 12th and L Street NW.
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Protestors at 12th and L Street NW.
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Protestors at 12th and L Street NW.
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Police making mass arrests in D.C. during the Inauguration.
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Police surround protesters.
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A tense quiet as police surround group of protesters who were breaking windows.
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Several clashes between protesters, police and President Trump supporters as spectators sometimes tried to push through protesters Friday morning.
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Protesters and police get physical after Donald Trump supporters start pushing through crowd.
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Protesters who are being arrested are charged with rioting.
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