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USA: Trump victory sparks fiery protests in Oakland01:48

USA: Trump victory sparks fiery protests in Oakland

United States, Oakland
November 9, 2016 at 13:48 GMT -00:00 · Published

Protests erupted in Oakland, on Wednesday, with marchers smashing windows and setting fires as they demonstrated their outrage against the victory Republican candidate Donald Trump.

Protesters, including many students, flooded the streets chanting, "Not our president," and sprayed graffiti on the walls reading, "Fuck Trump." Local firefighters were on hand to extinguish the flames and police made a several arrests for vandalism and disobedience.

Trump is set to become the 45th US president. Although the final breakdown of the results has yet to be released, voter tallies and projections gave Trump the victory, beating his rival Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton by 278 to 218 Electoral College votes, primarily thanks to his victory in swing states including Florida, Ohio and North Carolina.

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Protests erupted in Oakland, on Wednesday, with marchers smashing windows and setting fires as they demonstrated their outrage against the victory Republican candidate Donald Trump.

Protesters, including many students, flooded the streets chanting, "Not our president," and sprayed graffiti on the walls reading, "Fuck Trump." Local firefighters were on hand to extinguish the flames and police made a several arrests for vandalism and disobedience.

Trump is set to become the 45th US president. Although the final breakdown of the results has yet to be released, voter tallies and projections gave Trump the victory, beating his rival Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton by 278 to 218 Electoral College votes, primarily thanks to his victory in swing states including Florida, Ohio and North Carolina.

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