More than 2.1 million have pledged to storm Area 51 to be "seen by aliens," but only a handful have appeared in the Nevada desert on Friday, September 20th. The Area 51 raid began as an online event on Facebook hosted by California-based online joker Mattie Roberts, 21, on June 27 this year. By July, the event was quickly won over by UFO online communities and enthusiasts, with 2.1 million confirming their presence and another 1.5 million showing interest. The original Storm Area 51 event, they can't stop all of us was canceled and moved to Las Vegas, but this move does not stop small groups of people from visiting the US air base.
What happened in Area 51 on September 20?
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About 2000 potential raiders also visited the nearby cities of Rachel and Hiko, where they held improvised parties, camping and an alien-themed festival over the weekend.
People appeared in costumes, wearing posters and inflatable aliens.
A UFO enthusiast was seen holding a sign urging the US government to release friendly extraterrestrial ET.
Another woman was holding a sign that said, "Jesus was extraterrestrial."
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Area 51 is a highly classified US air base in the Nevada desert, officially known as Home Airport or Lake Groom Lake Base.
Conspiracy theorists believe that the military installation is home to alien technology cut off outside Roswell, New Mexico in 1947.
Many UFO enthusiasts also believe that the remains of alien visitors linger in the facility.
Whatever Case 51 may be at the root of the biggest online blackmail this year.
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How Many People Killed in Area 51?
The morning after the unsuccessful raid in Area 51, the number of people asking online "how many people died in Area 51" jumped.
Rory Thomasson tweeted: "* Waiting patiently for news of mass arrests and / or deaths in Area 51 *"
One person asked, "So what is the number of deaths for a District 51 attack?
Another Twitter user also tweeted: "Have there been any Area 51 deaths like this that ever happened. "
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One Twitter user also said," I have to be honest, I'm pretty disappointed. in the death toll from the Area 51 attack. I expected more from you guys. "
And Kylie Smith tweeted," So when will people storm Area 51? I waited. I can't even imagine what
"Probably a lot of deaths, but hopefully someone has seized the alien and got out safely."
Fortunately, he did not die or was injured in events outside the US Army base.
Six arrests have been made in total, including one for public urination and five counts of crime.
According to Lincoln County Sheriff Kerry Lee, the crowds are "very manageable for emergency services."
He says, "They threaten to storm.
"After officers warned them of the consequences of storming the base, they had a second thought.
The sheriff added: "The crowd is very good.
Nevada Highway Police also responded to a driver hitting a cow.
The cops mixed with the crowds and the crowds were positive.