Washington Post

Airbnb to cancel all D.C. reservations during inauguration week

The FBI and other law enforcement agencies have warned of protests by armed demonstrators in D.C. and in state capitals on Sunday. Right-wing activists have planned for a "Million Militia March" on Inauguration Day in the District. Foto: Shannon Stapleton

WASHINGTON - Airbnb said it will cancel and block all reservations in the Washington metro area in coming days as efforts to secure the capital were ratcheted higher ahead of right-wing protests this weekend and the presidential swearing-in on Jan. 20.

The mass cancellation came as the region's leaders announced that a number of Metro stations would be closed for a week to discourage visitors from going into downtown District of Columbia Airbnb also discovered and banned accounts for many people involved in hate groups and last week's Capitol siege, the platform said in its announcement Wednesday...

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