STOP THE PRESSES

Newspaper front pages around the world react to Donald Trump’s victory

Obsession
2016
Obsession
2016

After one of the most bitter elections in the country’s history, Donald Trump has been elected the 45th president of the United States.

While financial markets go into chaos, newspaper front pages around the globe have reacted in shock and awe to the business tycoon’s victory, which saw him win the 270 Electoral College votes needed to secure his place in the White House. Here is some of the coverage on such a historic day for the United States—and the world.

United States

Europe

Rest of the world

A worker reads a freshly printed newspaper with the headline reading "We will tremble" at a printer of the local daily Norte in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, November 9, 2016.
The headline on Norte, a local daily newspaper printed in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico reads: “We will tremble.” (Reuters/Jose Luis Gonzalez)

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