According to the Associated Press, President Barack Obama has endorsed Hillary Clinton to succeed him as president.

The AP story said the move came after Obama met with Clinton's rival, Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Sanders said he would work with Clinton to stop Donald Trump.

In his endorsement, Obama said: "I don't think there's ever been someone so qualified to hold this office."

The president announced his endorsement in a video:

And presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump put his on spin on the endorsement in a way only he can: