US election: Moment BBC called Obama victory

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President Barack Obama has been re-elected to a second term, defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney.

With most US states reporting results, America's first black president has won a majority of electoral votes.

The BBC's David Dimbleby announced the victory.

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