The Branch Davidian cult was held by David Koresh in 1987
The Branch Davidian cult was held by David Koresh in 1987. David Koresh was very familiar with the Bible who claimed to be one of the prophets and made many believe that he speaks to God. The confrontation at Waco, Texas occur after he gathered 100’s of people to a complex to follow his preaching’s. This community followed Koresh believe system so seriously that they had over 200 weapons and defended themselves against the federal authorities.
The confrontation began when the Feds wanted to arrest Koresh for running this cult. As the fed decided to break into the complex for a search, there was a standoff for about 51 day. The standoff ended up being with the Feds against the community who refused to leave the community. The community was protecting their leader Koresh who did not want to surrender. By 1993 FBI began to throw tear gas and a fire erupted which burnt down the building complex. Many was found dead along with Koresh which ended the war.