Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States

Friday, 20 January 2017 - 19:19

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The property tycoon won an unexpected victory in November's election after a controversial campaign.

Hundreds of thousands of supporters and protesters are gathering in Washington DC for the event.

Thousands of police have been deployed and many kilometres of crowd barriers set up as part of a vast security operation.

Addressing supporters on Thursday night at a pre-inaugural concert, Trump pledged to unified America, bring change and make the country great "for all of our people".


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