Others took to Twitter to share the haunting scenes. The red and white costume has become synonymous with political protest in the US and many thought it was another demonstration, before noting that the show's stars were present.
At the end of the show's Season 3 teaser trailer, viewers were given a glimpse of this exact moment, with handmaids lining up on the National Mall, with the Washington Monument turned into a giant cross in the distance. Clearly, some pivotal scenes will be taking place in Washington D.C. when the series returns:
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