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LIVE BLOG: Trump Sworn in as 45th US President


Donald Trump is now the 45th president of the United States. After swearing his allegiance to the Constitution in a ceremony at the US Capitol Friday, Trump delivered a 16-minute address stressing his campaign theme - "make America great again." The 70-year-old president, holding elective office for the first time in his life, told a crowd of several hundred thousand people at the National Mall that his administration will transfer power away from Washington and return it to the American people.

President Donald Trump waves as he walks with first lady Melania Trump and son Baron during the inauguration parade on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, Jan. 20, 2017.
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Security is extremely tight throughout Washington DC as thousands of people stream into the city for Friday's inauguration ceremony.

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Some protests have broken out in parts of the city ahead of Friday's inauguration

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