Possible Homicide in Tsi Snaihne, Quebec – Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service – 30/12/14

Possible Homicide in Tsi Snaihne, Quebec – Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service – 30/12/14

CFN – POSSIBLE HOMICIDE IN TSI SNAIHNE   On December 30th at approximately 1:14 a.m. Akwesasne Mohawk Central Dispatch received a telephone call from the New York State Police advising of a possible homicide in Tsi Snaihne, Quebec.   Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service officers attended a private residence on Oak Court, Akwesasne, Quebec to conduct […]

Shooting in Kana:takon- Akwesasne Police Seek Information – #AMPS – December 30, 2014

Shooting in Kana:takon- Akwesasne Police Seek Information – #AMPS – December 30, 2014

CFN – The Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service (AMPS) is investigating a shooting incident that occurred on December 28th, 2014 in the village of Kana:takon. At approximately 5:17 pm, the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service received an emergency call of shots being fired at a motor vehicle.   During the investigation the Police Service closed off Sections of […]

Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Considers New Surveillance Fence Threat to Sovereignty NOV 14, 2014

Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Considers New Surveillance Fence Threat to Sovereignty NOV 14, 2014

CFN – The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne is responding to a National Post article that reported on the RCMP’s $92-million dollar plan to place a myriad of high-tech, high-security equipment along the U.S.–Canada border to act as an electronic surveillance “fence”. One of the locations being targeted for this latest border enforcement plan is the […]

Iroquois Battle Iroquois at the Battle of Chippawa by Doug George-Kanentiio WAR of 1812

Iroquois Battle Iroquois at the Battle of Chippawa  by Doug George-Kanentiio WAR of 1812

CFN – Iroquois on both sides of the Canada-US border were drawn into the War of 1812; for those mostly Mohawks who fought alongside the Canadian and British forces it was a matter of survival for they had good reason to suspect the expansionist Americans while their relatives to the south (mostly Seneca) elected to […]

Proposed Mohawk Land Claims Settlement: The Two Extremes by Doug George-Kanentiio

Proposed Mohawk Land Claims Settlement: The Two Extremes   by Doug George-Kanentiio

Akwesasne – Last week I was able to attend the two public sessions in which the people of Akwesasne had an opportunity to discuss the proposed land claims settlement as presented by the St. Regis Tribal Council and printed in the Indian Time newspaper. .The first public information gathering was on June 11th at the […]