Jeremy Shapiro, ECFR research director and former colleague of Hillary Clinton at the US State Department, gives his first impressions of the election result.

Donald Trump has been declared the 45th president of the United States, defying pre-election polling. Jeremy Shapiro, ECFR research director and former colleague of Hillary Clinton at the US State Department, speaks with Conor Quinn, ECFR's Communications Manager, about what it means for transatlantic relations.

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