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El Salvador's Election Tribunal Announces Winner in Presidential Race

Written by Silvia Viñas On 13 March 2014 @ 19:41 pm | No Comments

In Citizen Media, El Salvador, English, Latin America, Quick Reads

El Salvador's election tribunal announced that Salvador Sánchez Cerén of the left-wing FMLN (Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front [1]) beat conservative candidate Norman Quijano from the ARENA (Nationalist Republican Alliance) party on Sunday's run-off election. [2]Sánchez Cerén won with 50.11% [3] of the vote.

Linda from Linda's El Salvador Blog [4] served as an international election observer on Sunday. She shares pictures and reports in a two-part series (1 [5], 2 [6]) in her blog.


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[1] Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farabundo_Marti_National_Liberation_Front

[2] Sunday's run-off election. : http://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/03/10/el-salvador-second-round-election-too-close-to-call/

[3] 50.11%: http://elecciones2014.tse.gob.sv/resultados_marzo/99/DPR999999.htm

[4] Linda's El Salvador Blog: http://linda-elsalvador.blogspot.com/

[5] 1: http://linda-elsalvador.blogspot.com/2014/03/election-day-in-el-salvador-part-1.html

[6] 2: http://linda-elsalvador.blogspot.com/2014/03/election-day-in-el-salvador-part-2.html

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