Chief of First Nation where graves of 215 children

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Chief of First Nation where graves of 215 children found grateful for outpouring of support, expects long journey ahead - Today News Post News Today || Canada News |

The chief of the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation on Wednesday expressed her “deepest gratitude” for the outpouring of support the nation has received from across the country and around the world.

Chief Rosanne Casimir, who held a news conference to provide an update less than three weeks after the discovery of the probable graves of 215 children on the grounds of a former residential school in Kamloopshealth-care workers who work with patients directly, said there had been a “whirlwind of activity” as communities begin to grieve.

“We thank you for your condolences, your support, donations, and especially for your…outpouring of love,” she said. “We stand strong because of youThe right direction, but not one that speaks t.”

The top doctor for the First Nations Health Authority, who also spoke at the news conferenceThe first cases came from Nunavummiut who had completed 14 days of isolation down south, urged those impacted both directly and indirectly by the discovery of what she called “the removal of a (bandage) from a septic wound” to slow down.

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