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Visual Reactions to Obama's Presidential Win

By: Ayman - Published: • References: huffingtonpost
The 2008 American presidential election has transcended its national scope and become a true international event.

Considering the major role the United States plays in world politics, be it good or bad, it is no wonder people all over world were as involved and excited about the elections and the Obama victory as the Americans themselves. 

Theses images capture everything from those dancing in the streets of Sydney, Australia and Kogelo, Kenya (where Barack’s step-grandmother Sarah Obama lives), to excited young students at Obama’s former school in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Enjoy pictures of International Obama supporters on election day from all over the world, including Japan, India, Israel, the UK, Australia and more.