Cuba [Public Domain] via
Fidel Castro was an honorary pallbearer at former Prime Minister Pierre Elliot Trudeau’s state funeral in early October, 2000. That tells you something about Canada-Cuba relations. You may agree or disagree with the politics of the Cuban strongman and former head of state of the America’s only communist regime, but Canada as a country has maintained relations with the Caribbean nation in an uninterrupted fashion. In fact in the Americas, only Canada and Mexico have maintained uninterrupted diplomatic ties with Cuba since the 1959 revolution.

Pages is independently run and does not seek editorial input from IMMIgroup Inc. The views of the authors of content on do not reflect the views of the consultants employed by IMMIgroup Inc.

"All images on are CC licensed, public domain or the work of IMMIgroup employees. If you see your image on and it has not been CC licensed, please contact us immediately at so we can take it down."