Tense atmosphere at the polls in northern El Salvador

Concepción Quezaltepeque School Center, municipality of the department of Chalatenango. Photo: Courtesy.

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

Chalatenango north of Salvadoran territory, features 33 municipalities that suffered the civil war.

In the tourist municipality of Concepción Quezaltepeque, a tense atmosphere is being experienced in the voting centers.

It is also reported that residents of the departmental capital of Chalatenango and neighboring colonies such as El Barrio la Sierpe, state that they have had power outages this morning.