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El Salvador's Election Tribunal Announces Winner in Presidential Race

El Salvador's election tribunal announced that Salvador Sánchez Cerén of the left-wing FMLN (Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front) beat conservative candidate Norman Quijano from the ARENA (Nationalist Republican Alliance) party on Sunday's run-off election. Sánchez Cerén won with 50.11% of the vote.

Linda from Linda's El Salvador Blog served as an international election observer on Sunday. She shares pictures and reports in a two-part series (1, 2) in her blog.

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