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Trump Wins Presidential Election In USA

Trump Wins Presidential Election In USA

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Republic Candidate Donald Trump has won the 58th presidential election in the United States of America.

Data from the TV channels CNN and NBC, online newspapers The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, Bloomberg news agency, with 86% votes tallied, Trump has received 276 Electoral College votes, Ukrainian News Agency reports.

He won 56,797,101 votes (48%).

His rival, Democrat Hilary Clinton, received 218 Electoral Votes (47%, 55,741,659 voters), with 86% votes tallied.

Trump, 70, is a businessman and politician. He owns a construction conglomerate Trump Organization and Trump Entertainment Resorts, a gambling and hotel company.

One of Trump's campaign promise was establishing good relations with President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

Moreover, on November 10, 2015, Trump voiced support to Russia's military operation in Syria.

August 2, he said that the attempt to return Crimea to Ukraine could spark off a third world war.

As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, the USA was electing the President on November 8.

In certain American states early voting started on September 23.

Throughout the election race opinion polls showed 1-6% margins between Clinton and Trump.