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PRESS DIGEST- Canada- Jan. 28

Jan 28 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Wet'suwet'en Nation hereditary chiefs have rejected the latest request from Coastal GasLink to meet, saying they are unwavering in their decision to refuse workers access to construction sites for a section of the C$6.6 billion pipeline project in northern British Columbia, to be operated by TC Energy Corp.

** The new Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corp has been allocated C$1 billion by Alberta Premier Jason Kenney's government to support Indigenous investment in Canada's resource industries, with much of the focus expected to be on infrastructure for the Alberta's oil patch.

** Canada's House of Commons unanimously passed a motion urging Iran to pay compensation to families of the victims of Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 and to conduct an independent and transparent international investigation.


** Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says the Supreme Court of Canada's "unprecedented" dismissal of British Columbia's move to stop Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project should "send a message" to Quebec that it can't block the Energy East pipeline project.

Reporting by Juby Babu in Bengaluru