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Friday 19 September 2014

Tuam baby scandal: How the world's media has reacted

Published 05/06/2014 | 12:40

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THE discovery of 800 remains of babies in Tuam has made headlines around the world.

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From CNN to the BBC to Aljazeera, media outlets around the globe have reported on the discovery of a mass grave here.

The Washington Post reports that the 'long dead' bodies were found in a home for 'unwed' mothers.

 

The New York Times reports that an inquiry has been called after the discovery of the grave
Britain's Guardian newspaper reports that a historian made the discovery of the grave during research.
CNN reports that public anger is rising over the discovery of the grave.
The BBC reports that thousands of euro has been raised for a memorial
Aljazeera reports that the reamains were found in a septic tank
ABC Australia reports that the babies were left 'forgotten' in the grave

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