21/09/2011

Extraordinary personal stories from around the world.

Today, the school teacher who became the head of Lebanon's only all-female cluster bomb clearing squad after losing five members of her family in the 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict.

Also, the man whose name will forever be linked to the 1985 Brixton riots - Londoner Michael Groce explains how that experience made him put an end to his life of crime.

And, the champion US skydiver who was almost fatally injured in a plane crash but went on to jump again.

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28 minutes

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Thu 22 Sep 2011 10:05 GMT

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