British Muslims have expressed fears Donald Trump's election as US President could signal a "green light for bigotry".

The Muslim Council of Britain revealed its concerns after Mr Trump pulled off a stunning upset to defeat Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House.

Secretary General Harun Khan challenged the businessman to prove his election will not pave the way for bigotry.

Mr Trump famously called for a ban on Muslims entering the US in the build-up to the election which sparked a furious backlash from faith leaders.

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