Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have clashed over terrorism, race, and jobs in their bitter debate on television.
The attacks ultimately turned personal as Trump accused his rival of not having the right temperament to be president.
This showdown could be the most watched debate in television history, with up to 100 million viewers.
Few of the debate highlights were:
- Trump accused Hillary; she did not have the stamina to be president. To which she replied that she has visited 112 countries as secretary of state.
- Clinton criticised Trump for saying climate change was a Chinese hoax.
- Trump said African Americans are living in hell in the US due to gun violence.
- Trump also accused Hillary of being weak on Islamic State militants and going soft on Iran.
- Hillary repeated an assertion that he has called women “pigs, slobs, and dogs”.
- The debate was the first of three between the two candidates, and the American voters go to the polls on 8 November.
Watch full debate here: