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Seven arrested over child sex attack in Dublin

Irish police investigating a serious sexual assault on a girl in Tallaght, Dublin, have arrested seven people.

Five men and two women were detained in Dublin and Wexford early on Tuesday morning.

The women are both in their 40s and the men range in age from 19 to 47.

All seven are being questioned in a number of police stations in south Dublin and they can be held for 24 hours.