The Canadian Press

2015-07-07 | AFN Bellegarde

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Just days before the 25th anniversary of the Oka crisis, the Assembly of First nations has opened its annual general assembly in Montreal. National Chief Perry Bellegarde spoke about the report from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, saying with the promise of reconciliation comes an opportunity to rebuild this country. (It was also pointed out during the opening speeches that the Harper government did not sent any representatives to the assembly.)

Date: 2015-07-07
Placeline: MONTREAL.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 25 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << an opportunity to rebuild his country in a manner that our ancestors envisioned reconciliation means nothing less than keeping the promises that the government of Canada first made to our people to share and live together in peaceful coexistence and mutual respect to mutually benefit from the land and the resource wealth of this territory >>