Pablo Neruda’s Body Exhumed: Was Chilean Poet Poisoned?


ISLA NEGRA, Chile — Chilean forensic experts have exhumed the body of Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda to solve a four-decade mystery about his death. The official version is that the poet died of cancer, but his driver and others believe he was poisoned by the military dictatorship. Patricio Bustos, head of Chile’s medical legal service says Neruda’s body is in good shape after…

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Taliban Threat In Afghanistan Will Continue After Withdrawal, Gen. Martin Dempsey Says

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — The United States accepts that a diminished but resilient Taliban is likely to remain a military threat in some parts of Afghanistan long after U.S. troops complete their combat mission next year, the top U.S. military officer says. In an Associated Press interview at this […]