US election 2016: Russia’s weird victory celebrations

There is consternation in many places at the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency, but one place that has welcomed the news is Russia. Vladimir Putin wasted no time sending his congratulations while some Russian companies invited their clients to mark the Republican billionaire’s success. Many Russians are openly gleeful that their favourite candidate won. […]

Thousands protest against Donald Trump election victory

Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of several US cities to protest against the election of Donald Trump. Fifteen people were arrested at a march on Trump Tower in New York, while in many cities protesters chanted: “No Trump, No KKK, No Fascists USA” and “Not my president!”. Thousands protest against Donald Trump […]

US election: Can Trump keep his promises?

10 November 2016 Last updated at 06:50 GMT Some of the pledges Donald Trump made on the campaign trail and the likelihood of him following through on them. US election: Can Trump keep his promises?

Don’t mention the wall…

9 November 2016 Last updated at 23:11 GMT Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto reacts to Donald Trump’s victory. Don’t mention the wall…

US election 2016: Becoming citizens after Trump’s win

The BBC’s Laura Trevelyan was sworn in as a US citizen the day after Donald Trump was elected president. She talks to her fellow new Americans about what they think of their future commander-in-chief. Video by Olivia Lace-Evans US election 2016: Becoming citizens after Trump’s win

Trump: Hopes and fears of campaigners

9 November 2016 Last updated at 12:02 GMT Supporters of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have opposing views about whether Mr Trump will improve conditions for ethnic minorities. Trump: Hopes and fears of campaigners

US election results 2016: ‘I will be president for all Americans’

Donald Trump will become the 45th US president after a stunning victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton, the Associated Press news agency reports. Speaking to his supporters he said: “I will be president for all Americans.” US election results 2016: ‘I will be president for all Americans’