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Carl Bernstein on 'Murdoch's Watergate' moment

The US journalist responsible for most of the reporting of the Watergate scandal in the 1970s, Carl Bernstein, spoke to Newsnight's Gavin Esler about the ongoing News of the World phone-hacking controversy.

Mr Bernstein was asked how important he thought this moment was for the Murdoch's News International organisation and for Britain.

Broadcast on Tuesday 19 July 2011.

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