The Republican nominee of the US presidential race Donald Trump has emerged winner of the elections,beating his Democratic party rival ,Hillary Clinton.
The businessman is to become the 45th President of the US after having key victories in the states of Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania which gave him the necessary electoral college votes, even though he lost in his home state of New York.
The election result has brought a mixed feeling to Americans, with some pleased, and others, especially the young, overwhelmingly disheartened with the outcome.
Here are some reactions:
Hello fellow Trump supporters hate coming my way. Yes, I'm "stupid & unless Trump bans makeup", that's the only way it will affect me. Sure.
— Bubz (@bubzbeauty) November 9, 2016
I'm terrified by the fact Donald Trump is the next president of the United States of America.
Can I move to Mars?
— Clara (@TheTaylorArmy) November 9, 2016
— Dr.Mukesh Pandey (@mukeshpandeyji) November 9, 2016
Corbyn /brexit & now trump
This is a political revolution against the establishment. #USElection2016
— frankyscouseki✊ (@DIMBERLYisMI5) November 9, 2016
For me, Trump hasn't defeated Hillary.
He has defeated the biased media.
— Mother Of Sarcasm (@SarcasmMother) November 9, 2016