President Joe Biden slammed former President Donald Trump on Monday for lacking “the courage to act” as police defending the U.S. Capitol suffered through “medieval hell” on Jan. 6, 2021 — a rare and direct attack pre-empting Trump’s plan to deliver a law-and-order-themed speech Tuesday in the nation’s capital.

The two men may be on a collision course for a rematch of their hard-fought 2020 election.

Biden has said he will seek re-election, and Trump advisers say it is likely he will announce his own bid before November’s midterm elections.

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