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Saskatchewan -- 751 Unmarked Graves Found at Marieval Residential School
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French translation by Christine Prat
LIVE: Cowessess First Nation held a virtual press conference to announce the “horrific and shocking discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves at the site of the former Marieval Indian Residential School.”
Chief Cadmus Delorme of the Cowessess First Nation said 751 unmarked graves were found at Marieval Residential School.
"Removing gravestones is a crime in this country and we are treating this as a crime," Chief Delorme said during the live press conference.
Chief Delorme was joined by Florence Sparvier, 80, a survivor of the school.