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Story of survival: Bali 10th Anniversary

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Reporter: Peter Overton
Producer: Jo Townsend

Carren Smith’s personal battle to save her own life, and the lives of her friends, during the Bali bombings is truly an inspiring tale of survival against the greatest odds.

In this extended interview with 60 Minutes as the tenth anniversary approaches, Carren describes how she got out of the Sari Club alive and how she has overcome depression to become a strong, independent woman today.

TIMELINE: To mark the anniversary, 60 Minutes has compiled a timeline of events that have taken place since the Bali bombings in October 2002.

PHOTOS: See more from behind the scenes in Bali here.

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Survivor Carren Smith has written a book about her experience. Soul Survivor is available for purchase here, or for download here.

To learn more about Carren, go to her website: or Facebook.

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