From The New York Times:
Donald John Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States on Tuesday in a stunning culmination of an explosive, populist and polarizing campaign that took relentless aim at the institutions and long-held ideals of American democracy.
The surprise outcome, defying late polls that showed Hillary Clinton with a modest but persistent edge, threatened convulsions throughout the country and the world, where skeptics had watched with alarm as Mr. Trump’s unvarnished overtures to disillusioned voters took hold.
From the Moscow Times:
Updates: Mixed Reactions From Russia as Trump Seizes Victory
News that Republican billionaire Donald Trump would become next U.S. president was greeted by thunderous applause in Russia’s State Duma, Russian media have reported.
The businessman snatched victory from his Democrat opponent Hillary Clinton in the early hours of Wednesday morning in the United States, as Russia’s lower house of parliament gathered for its morning session.
The ultimate triumph: President Trump
Washington (CNN) Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States, CNN projects, a historic victory for outsiders that represents a stunning repudiation of Washington’s political establishment.
Russian cheers and EU fears: how Trump’s victory was greeted around the globe
As a stunned America reflected on the deep divisions revealed within the country as Republican candidate Donald Trump won The White House, the rest of the world has begun to shake itself into reacting to the unprecedented moment in US political history.
The mood at a public party on Tuesday night celebrating a Trump loss in Mexico City – where Mr Trump is very unpopular thanks to his comments on immigrants and plans to build a wall along the US border – soured as the results became clearer.
From China Daily:
From the Wall Street Journal:
Republican Donald Trump, a political novice who ran a nationalist campaign calling for restricting immigration and international trade, scored a stunning come-from-behind win to become the 45th president of the United States, defeating Democrat Hillary Clinton.
Trump Wins In Stunning Upset
America woke up Wednesday to a new and unexpected reality — Donald J. Trump will be the next president of the United States. In a forceful rebuke to the political establishment, the Manhattan mogul and reality TV star was elected the 45th president following one of the most bitter and wildly unpredictable campaigns in the nation’s history.
Trump, in an upset for the ages, defeated former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton by running the table in battleground states across the country — from Florida and North Carolina to Ohio and Pennsylvania.
US election 2016 result: Trump beats Clinton to take White House
Donald Trump will become the 45th US president after a stunning victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton.
The Republican nominee defied pre-election polling to claim swing states, winning the key battlegrounds of Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
He told cheering supporters that Americans must now unite and “bind the wounds of division”, after a grueling, acrimonious campaign. Global markets fell sharply at the news, but later recovered somewhat.
From the Local (France):
MEXICO CITY — The world faces a starkly different America led by a President Donald Trump.
While the billionaire businessman’s election was welcomed in some countries, others saw it as a big shock as governments will now have to deal with a man who has cozied up to Vladimir Putin, told NATO allies they would have to pay for their own protection and vowed to make the Mexican government pay for a multibillion-dollar border wall.
Donald Trump beats Hillary Clinton to win US presidency
Donald Trump is the next president of the US after a long, bitter and divisive election campaign.
Projections early on Wednesday showed that Trump clinched victory over Hillary Clinton to become the 45th US president-elect after securing the 270 electoral votes needed to win. Speaking to his supporters in New York after clinching victory, Trump said that Clinton had congratulated him on his win.
Donald Trump elected 45th President of the United States in explosive overthrow of Washington establishment
Donald J. Trump rode a national fury against the political status quo all the way to the White House, winning the election Tuesday to become the 45th president of the United States.
In an implausible triumph after breaking seemingly every rule of presidential campaigning, the often-crude, often-demagogic ex-reality show star defeated nemesis Hillary Clinton to become commander-in-chief — and thwart the Democrat’s second shot at the White House.
In his acceptance speech, the next president promised a bright future that is at odds with the fear and division he rode to the White House.
Anxious world leaders seek clarity on Trump policies
World leaders offered to work with Donald Trump when he takes over as U.S. president, but expressed anxiety over how he will handle problems from the Middle East to an assertive Russia and whether he will carry out a number of campaign threats.
Several authoritarian and right-wing leaders hailed the billionaire businessman and former TV show host, who won the leadership of the world’s most powerful country against the odds in Tuesday’s election.
China, a target of Trump’s ire during his campaign, appealed for cooperation. Mexico also struck a conciliatory tone, despite Trump’s insults to Mexican migrants and pledges to build a wall to separate the two countries, and South Korea urged him not to change policy on North Korea’s nuclear tests.