December 17th, 2014. Today, Senator Pierrette Ringuette, co-chair of the Canada-Cuba Interparliamentry Group, issued the following statement;
“As co-chair of the Canada-Cuba Interparliamentry Group, I am pleased with the announcement today of the start of a process of normalization of relations between the United States Government and the Cuban Government after 50 years of the US embargo of Cuba.
I congratulate President Obama and President Castro in doing the right thing for both countries, their citizens, and the rest of the continent. A united continent will be better able to meet social and economic challenges in the future.