Murdoch claims 3m launch sale of Sun on Sunday

The media mogul used Twitter to make the announcement.

The Sun on Sunday sold three million copies after it hit news stands across the country for the first time, Rupert Murdoch said.

The media Tycoon took to Twitter to announce that sales of his new Sunday title exceeded expectations.

He said last night: "Reports early, but new Sun edition sold 3m!"

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