Tributes for Trudeau include rare UN honour
from CBC.ca archives | Thu, 28 Sep 2000
LONDON - As Canadians come to grips with the death of one of their most revered and reviled leaders, it became clear Friday that Pierre Trudeau had also made a lasting impression outside the country.
Condolences and tributes came from around the globe, even though it's been 16 years since Trudeau retired from public life.
In a rare gesture of respect, the United Nations observed one minute of silence.