A memorial of flowers, toys and candles is seen in a park next to the home
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Cairns mother arrested following the death of her children

The mother of seven of the children found dead in a home in the Australian city of Cairns has been arrested on suspicion of murder although she has not been charged.

She was found at the property, with stab wounds, alongside the bodies of the eight children.

The BBC's Phil Mercer reports from Australia.

  • 20 Dec 2014
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