World leaders react to Trump's US presidential elections victory

Republican presidential elect Donald Trump arrives for an election night party at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York on Nov 9, 2016.
Republican presidential elect Donald Trump arrives for an election night party at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York on Nov 9, 2016.PHOTO: AFP

World leaders sent their messages to US President-elect Donald Trump after the real estate tycoon defeated his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in a stunning upset.

Here is a compilation of their reactions:

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Mexico's President Pena Nieto

WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani

France's President Francois Hollande

Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Turkey's  Prime Minister Binali Yildirim

China's President Xi Jinping

Thailand's Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai

Russia's President Vladimir Putin

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong 

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe 

South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung Se

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi 

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May

Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon