Parties to the Settlement Agreement and the Honorable Frank Iacobucci jointly release the following statement:

    OTTAWA, Nov. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Representatives of the Assembly of First
Nations, Inuit Organizations, the Catholic entities, the Anglican,
Presbyterian and United Churches, as well as the Government of Canada, met
with the Honourable Frank Iacobucci as a facilitator to address matters
arising with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
    All have agreed to keep the contents of the meeting confidential, but
jointly report that productive and positive discussions took place. A further
follow-up meeting is scheduled for November 20, 2008 in Toronto.
    All parties remain committed to fulfilling the mandate of the Truth and
Reconciliation Commission and that its work be carried out as quickly as
possible in the interest of all Canadians.

For further information:

For further information: Karyn Pugliese, Acting Communications Director,
Assembly of First Nations, (613) 292-1877,

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