Eight years ago, Barack Obama promised to unify America. Instead, he created more division than any president since Abraham Lincoln. On the eve of his inauguration, Donald Trump is also promising to bring unity to the nation. The question is whether or not he can overcome the Democratic roadblock he is already facing.
Donald Trump has pledged to unify America as he addressed cheering supporters at a concert on the eve of his presidential inauguration.
Speaking on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC, the president-elect also promised to bring change.
Among attendees at the two-hour event were his family, actor Jon Voight and Soul Man singer Sam Moore.
Mr Trump earlier laid a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia.