Chile to reinvestigate death of poet Pablo Neruda

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The government of Chile has announced a new investigation of Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda's death. Though his death certificate states prostate cancer as the cause of death, a government spokesperson said there were indications that Neruda may have been poisoned - new forensic tests on his remains will search for traces of inorganic or heavy metals. Read more: bbc.com

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