Alaska Life

World Refugee Day is celebrated at Anchorage's Mountain View Street Fair

  • Author: Bob Hallinen
  • Updated: June 11, 2017
  • Published June 10, 2017
Husniyah Alajnahi, from Iraq, dances in a community dance at the World Refugee Day during the Mountain View Street Fair on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
Salina Dahal, Sabina Mishra, Aliza Mishra and Angal Sapoktha, originally from Bhutan, run to the dance floor to perform at the World Refugee Day during the Mountain View Street Fair on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
Obse Olana and her dad Abrahiam Olana attend the World Refugee Day during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. The Olanas are Oromo from Ethiopia. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
Mark Ryan with the Crow Creek Pipes and Drums warms up before performing at the World Refugee Day during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
Mary Ann Benoit, with the Tavus Dance Co., performs at the World Refugee Day during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
World Refugee Day is celebrated during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
World Refugee Day is celebrated during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
World Refugee Day is celebrated during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)
World Refugee Day is celebrated during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Anchorage, AK. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News)

World Refugee Day was celebrated during the Mountain View Street Fair in Anchorage on Saturday, June 10.