Across Latin America and in Miami, storming of US Capitol recalls chaos at home

MIAMI — As they watched rampaging Trump supporters push their way past police to storm the U.S. Capitol live on TV Wednesday, many across Latin America and in Miami who left homelands roiled by strife, and experts who have seen and studied political turmoil elsewhere, were struck by a sickening sense of déjà vu. The riotous mobs besieging presidential palaces to overturn democratic elections. The strongman egging them on. Politicians and government officials under siege. Fear and shock abroad in the land. To witness scenes like these unfold in one of the world’s emblematic democracies, in the …

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