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Election in El Salvador another victory for the left in Latin America

On Monday, March 16, the results of the presidential election in El Salvador, a central American country, were announced.  The winner was Mauricio Funes. His party is the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN). The FMLN is an undisputably left-wing party. FMLN grew out of a guerilla movement, which later signed a Peace Accord in 1982, to become a legal, political party.… Read more ...