Threats from groups involved in last week’s US Capitol riot.
Burns, 64, has had a 33-year career at the State Department under both Republican and Democratic presidents.
Trump himself is skipping the ceremony, a decision the President-elect said was a "good thing"
A leading US publication described Vijaya as "the most powerful social media executive you've never heard of".
Former politician and Hollywood actor addresses siege of the Capitol building in social media video.
The decision to designate the leaders as SDGTs will provide additional tools to confront the group’s terrorist activity and terrorism, according to Pompeo.
About 6.7 million Americans have so far received their first shot — far short of the target of 20 million by the end of 2020.
Relations between Trump and Pence have nosedived since Wednesday over Capitol riots.
Rioters who stormed US Capitol now face backlash at work.
Citing posts inciting violence; favored by many supporters of US President Trump.