THE WORLDPOST
11/07/2012 09:51 am ET Updated Nov 07, 2012

World Celebrates Obama's Win (PHOTOS)

People around the world closely followed the 2012 U.S. presidential election results Tuesday night, waiting to see who would occupy the White House for the next four years. As the news that Barack Obama would be re-elected began to spread, there were celebrations everywhere from Africa to Indonesia to India, and many other points across the globe.

World leaders reacted with general enthusiasm for Obama's victory, as did most of the world media.

Take a look at some of the best election night reaction photos from around the world.

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