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Chile to rebury poet Pablo Neruda after international investigation

The musuem of Pablo Neruda.
The musuem of Pablo Neruda. Image by owlpacino / CC BY 2.0

An international investigation into the cause of Nobel prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda’s death will come to an end after two years. His remains were exhumed and sent to four laboratories in three countries as investigators attempted to determine whether the poet was poisoned to death. A judge in Chile has ordered that Neruda’s body be returned to his grave for reburial alongside his wife. Read more: theguardian.com