'I lost all my fingers'
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Asylum seeker: 'I lost all my fingers'

Seidu Mohammed and Razak Iyal crossed the Canada-US border illegally after being denied refugee status in the US.

But the two Ghanaians, who walked miles across snow-covered fields in frigid temperatures, lost fingers and parts of their ears to frostbite during the journey.

They told the BBC their story.

Video by Dan Lytwyn.

  • 13 Feb 2017
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