· January, 2009

Stories about El Salvador from January, 2009

El Salvador: Irregularities on Election Day

  19 January 2009

Victor of Alta Hora de la Noche [es] provides some early reporting on the day's elections in El Salvador. He writes that there have been irregularities all across the country, including some polling places that did not allow observers and conducted the ballot counting behind closed doors.

El Salvador: Live Blogging Election Day

19 January 2009

In El Salvador, the country is choosing mayors and congressional representatives and Fernando Marroquín of Chero07 [es] has been live blogging during election day.

Americas: Calls for Peace in Palestine

  4 January 2009

Several Latin American bloggers are watching the events unfold in Gaza and they often feel helpless. They use their blogs to demand peace in the region. However, they also feel that after these bombings that achieving peace in the Middle East is now even further away.