By Dhruti Shah
Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Dorian, search operations continue to find the dead.
Footage suggests some Bahamian evacuees without US visas were asked to disembark a ferry heading to Florida.
The BBC met residents of the Abaco Islands attempting to leave the Bahamas by boat or plane.
Survivors from the hardest-hit areas in the Bahamas describe the devastation left by the hurricane.
The powerful storm is moving north along the east coast of the United States into Canada, bringing dangerous storm surges, torrential rain and damaging winds.
The BBC's Aleem Maqbool sees the carnage left by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.