By Rainer Hachfeld/Neues Deutschland, Germany/CagleCartoons.com (by Rainer Hachfeld / Neues Deutschland, Germany / CagleCartoons.com 2018)

THE REST of the world naturally follows U.S. elections with scrutiny, knowing that as the political winds blow in Washington, the tempestuous effects can soon be felt on foreign shores.

Soon satirists from China to Latvia tuned in to this week’s midterm results, gauging whether U.S. leadership will be at all altered for the second half of President Trump’s current term.

Here is how some commentators around the world are reflecting on the U.S. elections through cartoons:

Dario Castillejos (Mexico):


By Dario Castillejos/Oaxaca, Mexico/CagleCartoons.com (by Dario Castillejos / Oaxaca, Mexico / CagleCartoons.com 2018)

Joep Bertrams (The Netherlands):


By Joep Bertrams/The Netherlands/CagleCartoons.com (by Joep Bertrams / The Netherlands / CagleCartoons.com 2018)

Dale Cummings (Canada):


By Dale Cummings/Canada/CagleCartoons.com (by Dale Cummings / Canada / CagleCartoons.com 2018)

Luojie (China):


By Luojie/China Daily, China/CagleCartoons.com (by Luojie / China Daily, China / CagleCartoons.com 2018)

Gatis Sluka (Latvia):


By Gatis Sluka/Latvijas Avize, Latvia/CagleCartoons.com (by Gatis Sluka / Latvijas Avize, Latvia / CagleCartoons.com 2018)