It rarely makes the news in the US, but Iran continues to maintain close ties with the dictatorship in Cuba. Ahmadnejad sent greetings to raul yesterday, Cuba’s National Day. The Tehran Times reports:
In his message, Ahmadinejad expressed hope that Tehran-Havana relations would promote in the future through strengthened bilateral cooperation.
More than 40-years ago, the castro brothers put the world on the edge of crisis by importing missiles that could reach the U.S. Iran has missiles that would reach most of the U.S. from bases in Cuba.