The Canadian Press

1997-08-13 | Dion-Separation

Preview Clip

The unity debate took a strange twist in Quebec when 40 municipalities adopted resolutions saying they wanted to remain part of Canada if Quebec separated. Quebec's deputy premier said that wasn't possible. But federal Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Stephane Dion warned there was no guarantee Quebec's borders would remain the same after separation.

Date: 1997-08-13
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it's not something that we want to see in Canada it would be terrible but we cannot dismiss the possibility that order the difficult circumstances of a secession the the best democratic solution under the circumstances will be to move the borders >>

Clip ID: 19970813CPCN001