Indigenous leaders to meet with Pope seeking apology for Canada's residential schools

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde said on Wednesday that a delegation from Canada will visit the Vatican in December to press for a papal apology for the Catholic Church’s role in residential schools. Bellegarde said the apology would be “part of truth and part of the healing and reconciliation process for survivors.”

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