Brown's aides to release statements over Murdoch call

Brown's aides say they are releasing sworn statements by people who heard the Murdoch call and testify it was not threatening.

So when he said "the conversation did not take place," I guess he means the call happened, but not in the way Murdoch says it did.

It sounds like we are in the land of different interpretations here...

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Major: Murdoch's EU demand

Sir John Major has told the Leveson Inquiry that Rupert Murdoch privately warned him in 1997 to change his policy on Europe or his papers would not support him. This appears to contradict Mr Murdoch's claim that he had never tried to influence PMs.