Podemos recruits ex-chief of defense staff for Spanish general election

A former top-ranking military official will be running in Spain’s general election as a candidate for anti-austerity party Podemos. General Julio Rodríguez Fernández, 67, was Chief of the Defense Staff from 2008 to late 2011, under the Socialist government of José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero. (El Pais)