Cuba in Canada

Embassy of Cuba in Canada celebrates 58th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution

Ottawa, February 9, 2017 ̶   On Wednesday evening, the Embassy of Cuba in Ottawa hosted a reception on the occasion of the 58th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution. Before over 500 guests, Cuban Ambassador to Canada Julio Garmendia Peña started up his opening remarks by paying heartfelt tribute to Fidel Castro Ruz, Leader of the Cuban Revolution, who passed away last November 25. ʺHis legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of all Cuban patriots and of so many people around the globe,ʺ he said.

When referring to bilateral relations, Garmendía Peña described Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s visit to Cuba last November as ʺthe most significant event over the last decadeʺ.

Toronto celebrates the Anniversary 58 of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution.

Toronto, January 10th, 2017.- The 58th Anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution was celebrated with jubileelast Saturday evening at the headquarters of "Casa Maiz", in this city. This event was organized by the associations Canadian –Cuban Friendship Association - Toronto, Friends of Cuba Against U.S Blockade, Casa Maiz and the Latin American and Caribbean Solidarity Network (LACSN).