Foreign relations of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis is an island nation in the Caribbean. Its ties with CARICOM and its proximity to South and North America have allowed strong diplomatic ties with several nations

Bilateral relations

Diplomatic relations of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Country Formal Relations Began Notes
 Armenia See Armenia-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 Brazil See Brazil-St Kitts and Nevis relations
  • Brazil maintains an embassy in Basseterre
 Canada See Canada-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 Cuba See Cuba-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 Eswatini June 2018 See Eswatini-St Kitts and Nevis relations[1]
 Finland See Finland-St Kitts and Nevis relations[2]
 France See France-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 Greece See Greece-St Kitts and Nevis relations[3]
 Iceland See Iceland-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 India 1983 See India–Saint Kitts and Nevis relations
 Israel See Israel-St Kitts and Nevis relations[4]
 Japan See Japan-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 Kyrgyzstan June 2018 See Kyrgyzstan-St Kitts and Nevis relations
   Nepal June 2018 See Nepal-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 Romania See Romania-St Kitts and Nevis relations
  • Both nations have established ties [5]
 Russia See Russia-St Kitts and Nevis relations
 South Korea See South Korea-St Kitts and Nevis relations
  Switzerland See St Kitts and Nevis-Switzerland relations
 Taiwan See Saint Kitts and Nevis-Taiwan relations
  • St Kitts and Nevis is one of 15 countries to recognize Taiwan and not PRC China.
 Tajikistan June 2018 See St Kitts and Nevis relations-Tajikistan
 United Kingdom See Saint Kitts and Nevis-United Kingdom relations
 United States 1983 See Saint Kitts and Nevis–United States relations
  • United States maintains a diplomatic presence through its embassy in Barbados and consulate in Antigua.

Multilateral relations

Saint Kitts and Nevis are a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the United Nations and several of its specialized and related agencies, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, the Organization of American States, the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States, the Eastern Caribbean Regional Security System (RSS), and the Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM) and Non Aligned Movement. The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank is headquartered in St. Kitts.

As a member of CARICOM, St. Kitts and Nevis strongly backed efforts by the United States to implement UN Security Council Resolution 940, designed to facilitate the departure of Haiti's de facto authorities from power. St. Kitts contributed personnel to the multinational force which restored the democratically elected government of Haiti in 1994.

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