Former U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (L) is pictured with Savannah Guthrie of NBC's TODAY show
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Gabrielle Giffords skydives on attack anniversary

Gabrielle Giffords, the former US Congresswoman who survived being shot in the head in 2011, has marked the third anniversary of the attack by skydiving.

Ms Giffords undertook the challenge at a skydiving site near Tucson, Arizona.

Six people were killed when Jared Lee Loughner opened fire at an outdoor political meeting in Tucson.

He is serving seven life terms plus 140 years in jail.

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