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South Africa

26 March 1999

Cape Argus (Cape Town) / Africa News Service

CAPE TOWN — "What always stands out and still haunts me, is that the man who was shooting was laughing. After I was shot, he was still shooting and I looked straight at the gun, waiting, expecting another shot." Shelley Barry was in a minibus taxi on her way to a job interview on that day three years ago, when she was injured in a drive-by shooting. She became a statistic, just another victim of taxi violence, yet the accident changed her life forever, paralysing her... (

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