The Canadian Press

1991-12-16 | NWT-Settlement

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It was the biggest tentative native land claim settlement ever -- one-fifth of Canada and 580 million dollars. Indian Affairs Minister Tom Siddon said the tentative native land claim settlement in the Eastern Arctic helped Inuit achieve their goals. In addition, the federal government would pay out 580 million dollars over 14 years.

Date: 1991-12-16
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << so this agreement will, honor a relationship and, in the form of a treaty establish the certainty over title, of lands and resources in the territory to be known as none of which >>

Clip ID: 19911216CPCN001