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Howard brothers return to native Liberia to help rebuild war-torn nation
This was not the Liberia that John Butler left in his youth, a 13-year-old fleeing with his parents and three siblings. Back then, a coup had turned the west African nation toward turmoil, toward more than two decades of ethnic tension, repression, civil war and dictatorship that had left the country battled-scarred but seeking to recover over the past nine years.
By David Greisman, firstname.lastname@example.org
May 3, 2012