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· March, 2009

Stories about El Salvador from March, 2009

Cuba, Trinidad & Tobago: At the Summit

“It seems far-fetched to think that the summit’s news coverage would be dominated by the one country in the region that is absent from the event” – but The Cuban...

El Salvador: Blogger and Twitter Gathering

Bloggers and users of Twitter from El Salvador are planning a get-together called Twittblogs on March 29 in El Salvador writes Queith [es]. The event strives to be inclusive of...

El Salvador: More Blogger Reflections on the Election of Funes

More bloggers react to the election of the first leftist president in elections on Sunday, March 15. Mauricio Funes. His victory came 17 years after the signing of the peace...

El Salvador: Blogger Reactions to Mauricio Funes Victory

Various blogs from El Salvador posted their reactions to the news of the victory by FMLN candidate Mauricio Funes in the March 15 Presidential election with 51% of the vote....

El Salvador: Funes’ Acceptance Speech

Salvapress [es] publishes the text of Salvadoran president-elect Mauricio Funes victory speech.

El Salvador: Mission Completed in Election

Morrisoned of Hunnapuh [es] writes “Mission Completed” with the news of the election of Mauricio Funes for the presidency of El Salvador and writes that the country “defeated fear, defeated...

El Salvador: Blogger Thoughts Before the Elections

Bloggers are playing a large part in the debate about today's presidential elections in El Salvador. Some are marked by confrontation and others have more conciliatory tone, but the majority...

El Salvador: Live Coverage of the Presidential Election

Many Salvadoran bloggers have been updating current developments [es] with the March 15 Presidential Elections using the Cover It Live tool.

El Salvador: Follow Presidential Election Twitter Account

Follow along with the Twitter account [es] dedicated to the March 15 Presidential elections in El Salvador using the hash tag #eleccion2009

El Salvador: Final Week Before Elections

In the final week before the presidential elections in El Salvador, Hunnapuh provides some observations, including a comparison in the amount of money spent by the different campaigns [es].

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