US Election 2012: British Newspapers' Front Pages Hail Obama Victory (PICTURES)

07/11/2012 06:47 | Updated 06 January 2013

It was a late night for British newspaper editors covering the US Election - with many of the first editions going to print while the election was too close to call.

Many opted to use the picture of Obama - with a tear sliding down his cheek - which was taken at his final election rally.

HuffPost UK takes a look at some of the front pages as Barack Obama won a second term as president, over Republican challenger Mitt Romney.

US Election 2012: UK front pages
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