RCMP need to apologize for mishandling sacred fire: Mi'kmaq Grand Keptin

A Mi’kmaq traditional leader says the RCMP on Prince Edward Island need to apologize after a sacred fire was mishandled by an officer.

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A Mi’kmaq traditional leader says the RCMP on Prince Edward Island need to apologize after a sacred fire was mishandled by an officer.

The incident happened at a protest over a highway expansion.

APTN National News reporter Tim Fontaine has this story.

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