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“You see the sign outside? International means every people. Every people shop here. No discrimination.”

- Kassim, Rohingya Refugee


  • FacYusuf Iqbal, the owner of Mingala International Market, is an active community organizer and activist for human rights. He is one of the estimated 1,000 Rohingya refugees in Portland.

  • The Rohingya are a Muslim minority group from Myanmar, also known as Burma. They are considered “the most persecuted minority in the world” by the United Nations. 
    Learn more at The Immigrant Story .