New Kru Town

New Kru Town is a northwestern coastal suburb of , located on the north end of . It is the only borough in Liberia.The town grew as a planned "transplant" town of Old Kru Town after World War II when "Old Kru Town was evacuated for the development of a new breakwater for the new port with assistance from the Liberian government".

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is a township in , that was first settled by Africans who had been taken from slave ships seized or wrecked near the United States and then sent to Liberia after several years had passed. is situated 1½ miles east of New Kru Town.

is a slum located on in , the capital of . is situated 3 miles south of New Kru Town.

is the capital, and with a population of around 1,000,000, also the largest city in . Photo: whiteafrican, CC BY 2.0.

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