Donald Trump claims victory in US election ahead of final vote count I SBS News

US President Donald Trump has declared victory in the US election during a national address, saying ‘as far as I’m concerned, we already have won’.

Mr Trump claimed victory in a number of states where the numbers are still too close to call.

"We’re winning Pennsylvania by a tremendous amount of votes," he said of the key battleground state.

Mr Trump is leading Pennsylvania at 56.1 per cent, but there are many outstanding mail-in votes to be counted.

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