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US remembers victims of Connecticut school shooting

15 December 2012 Last updated at 05:41 GMT

The US is remembering the victims of one of the worst school shootings in American history.

On Friday morning a gunman entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

He shot dead 20 children aged between five and 10 and also six adults including the head teacher.

US media named the suspect as 20-year-old Adam Lanza, whose body was found in the school.

John McManus reports.