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    While waiting to meet his sister for the first time, Charlie Herr, 33, looks at the arrival information board for her flight at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013. Maivang Her and her husband, Chai Ying Moua, two Hmong from a village in northern Laos, reunited with their relatives from Sacramento and Fresno.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    A cousin films the family as they move through the terminal after arriving at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Thomas Her, of Galt, films the family reunion at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Tou Herr, 45, cries as he greets his sister Maivang Her, who he has not seen in 40 years, during a reunion at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013. Maivang Her and her husband, Chai Ying Moua, are from a Hmong village in northern Laos and reunited with their relatives from Sacramento and Fresno.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Tou Herr cries as he greets his sister Maivang Her, who he has not seen in 40 years, during a reunion at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013. Maivang Her and her husband, Chai Ying Moua, are from a Hmong village in northern Laos and reunited with their relatives from Sacramento and Fresno.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Chai Ying Moua, wearing fedora, is surrounded by relatives after arriving at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Chai Ying Moua, wearing a fedora, is surrounded by brother-in-law Tou Herr, left, and cousin Peter Moua, right, after arriving at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Neng Herr, 37, greets his sister Maivang Her, who he has never met during a reunion at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Chai Ying Moua notifies relatives in Laos he made it to Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013. He and his wife, Maivang Her, are Hmong from a village in northern Laos.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Chai Ying Moua, wearing fedora, is surrounded by relatives after arriving at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Reunited relatives leave Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Thong Herr looks at photographs of his nephews he has never seen at a relatives house in Sacramento after meeting his sister for the first time at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Maivang Her holds the hand of her cousin at a relatives house in Sacramento after their reunion at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Chai Ying Moua is surrounded by relatives at his brother's house in Sacramento on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Maivang Her shows off family photographs to her cousin Teengh Hergh at a reunion dinner in Sacramento on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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    Maivang Her and her husband Chai Ying Moua pose for a family photo with Maivang's brothers, at a relatives house in Sacramento after their reunion at Sacramento International Airport on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
    Brian Baer | sabeephotos@sacbee.com
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