Murdoch: Difficult to read report's findings

In a letter, allegedly from Rupert Murdoch to Dow Jones employees, the News Corporation boss says: "I recognise that for all of us – myself in particular – it is difficult to read many of the report’s findings.

"But we have done the most difficult part, which has been to take a long, hard and honest look at our past mistakes."

The full letter can be read here.


News Corp backs Murdoch

The News Corporation board of directors has issued unanimous statement of support for chairman Rupert Murdoch, after a report by MPs into phone hacking said he was "not a fit person" to run a major international company.