« BackHillary Clinton is the Democratic party’s presumptive US presidential nominee

Hillary Clinton’s declared victory in the race to become the Democrats’ candidate for America’s presidential elections.

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She’s won at least two primaries overnight – enough to make her the first woman ever to be a major party’s nominee for the White House.

Mrs Clinton told supporters in New York overnight they’d helped her make history

The former First Lady will go head-to-head with Donald Trump – who she says is ‘temperamentally unfit’ to be president:

However, Hillary Clinton’s rival Bernie Sanders is refusing to give up in his fight to become the next US President.

Mr Sanders says going to fight hard to win the next primary in Washington DC.

He admits it’ll be a – very very steep fight – but he’s determined not to give up: