Sunday 25 February 2018

Hillary Clinton wins historic US presidential nomination

Hillary Clinton has won the Democrats' presidential nomination
Hillary Clinton has won the Democrats' presidential nomination

US Democrats have made history tonight, triumphantly choosing Hillary Clinton as their White House nominee - the first woman to lead a major political party into the general election.

Delegates erupted in cheers throughout the roll call of states on the floor of the Democratic convention in Philadelphia.

It was a jubilant start to a night that will include former president Bill Clinton taking the convention stage to deliver a personal validation for his wife.

Press Association

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