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Quotes from the news this week

Issue No. 2305

‘Phone hacking was evidently going on whilst I was in office’
Tony Blair at the Leveson inquiry this week

‘Frankly, I decided that I was going to manage that and not confront it’
Blair on why he did nothing to tackle the Murdoch empire

‘Disentangling what is inevitable from what is wrong is a profound challenge’
Blair on the links between press and politicians

‘Very anti-establishment’
Blair defends Rupert Murdoch

‘I think more of the little kids from a school in a little village in Niger’
IMF boss Christine Lagarde dismisses the impact of austerity in Greece

‘I think about all those people who are trying to escape tax’
Lagarde attacks ordinary people in Greece

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Who Says?
Tue 29 May 2012, 18:45 BST
Issue No. 2305
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