Jeremy Corbyn predicts 'robust discussions' with US president-elect Trump
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Jeremy Corbyn reacts to Trump presidential victory

Reacting to Republican Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election, Jeremy Corbyn said that Mr Trump's campaign appealed to American voters who felt "left behind by the economic system".

Mr Corbyn condemned the use of what he called "racist rhetoric" during the campaign.

He added he was looking forward to meeting Mr Trump, and said he expected to have "robust discussions" on the issues of climate change and world peace.

  • 09 Nov 2016