The Grand Council of the Crees

La Presse: New pitfall for Forest Products Resolute

The Grand Council yesterday launched a further 13 million against the Quebec government for logging performed among others by the giant forestry.

Posted: 2013-12-19

Grand Chief of the Crees, Matthew Coon-Come, says in a statement that the Crees are "aware of our productive relationship with Quebec." But, he adds, "the Crees must take steps to support all agreements with governments, because otherwise we risk jeopardizing the integrity of the nation-to-nation."

This is a new blow to Resolved, who last week was suspended three certificates for sustainable forestry, which complicates the marketing of its products.

Read the translation of La Presse's "Coupes forestières de Resolu: les Cris devant les tribunaux" by Charles Côté.