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FBI probes 9/11 phone hacking claims

The American FBI has opened an inquiry into allegations that Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation sought to hack into the phones of victims of the 9/11 attacks ten years ago.

The decision followed requests from several American politicians. Mr Murdoch has given his first interview and has defended his company's handling of the crisis.

Laura Trevelyan reports from New York.

  • 15 Jul 2011
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