Vigils remember missing, murdered women

A record number of vigils were held across the country last week in honour of the over 600 missing and murdered Aboriginal women in Canada.

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A record number of vigils were held across the country in honour of the over 600 missing and murdered Aboriginal women in Canada.

There’s a demand for the government to step in and local community groups are calling for action.

APTN National News reporter Ntawnis Piapot has this story.

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