First snowfall for Eritrean children new to Canada.
Eritrean children new to Canada react to the first time theyve ever seen snow

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someone28 : Thank you for putting a smile on my face today.

Katherine Shepherd : Hi Rebecca, My name is Katherine Shepherd. I work at LEX 18 News in Lexington, Kentucky. May I have permission to use this video during our afternoon newscast with a courtesy?

Dan Nordenbrock : We are all richer for our shared diversity, love, Earth, joy, and cultures! Thank you so much for sharing! Beautiful children! Thank you for your love.

DataSeven1 : Wait till they have to shovel it, lol

Bruce Ketchum : This makes me so happy.

HossInJager : Dare you to try not to smile while watching this.. you can't

regime change in Eritrea : I love you my little brothers from eritrea

MRMR : Great video and Welcome to Canada.

Pauline Head : That brother and sister made me smile! But that dusting of snow is nothing compared to what we normally receive. I want to see the looks on their angelic faces in the coming weeks! I think they live in north western Toronto, I'm in Mississauga. I hope the family releases another video of them when it's really coming down.

Ahmed Benahcene : Grand bravo de France ! ๐Ÿ‘Œ Magnifique de voir la joie de ces petits ๐Ÿ˜

Leah Laushway : My mother has told me that she was just this excited at seeing snow upon her arrival in Canada as a 30 year-old, just over 40 years ago, from the Philippines. Thanks for being awesome, Canada!

D R : Very cool! Enjoy...get them some GT Snow racers!

Sera Kirk : You and those adorable (and very welcome) newcomers to Canada made me smile and cry at the same time. Thank you. โค๏ธ

fitnessfinatic91 : As a fellow Eritrean born and raised in Toronto, this brings an immense smile to my face. Thank you Rebecca for sharing this. Welcome home to my brother and sister ๐Ÿค—

Patrick Sue-Chan : Aww this is the highlight of my day! Absolutely adorable! :)

Char Cory : This is so great ! Welcome to Canada, kiddos <3 ( and parents ). Pay no mind to the ignorance, the other 95% of us dont either ;)

9GAG TV : Hi there ! This is James from 9GAG. Awesome clip ! Is it possible for you to grant us permission to share it on our Facebook and Instagram ? Will surely credit you back ! Can't wait to hear from you soon, James

Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus : Look at the pure joy in those kids over snow, so beautiful. Thank you Canadian brothers for allowing that family in. I wish everyone the same joy in those kids, no matter who you are.

SuperBase555 : OMG that's so adorable! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

MUSIC & HOLLYWOOD ARE OLD FASHION : When I was 20 years old I am going to Switzerland migrants when I see first time Snow I fell like this

daryastark : Hi, Rebecca. Iโ€™m a copyright producer on, Daria. May we please use this video with credit to you on all RT/ RBTH/ RUPTLY platforms (RT TV channels, RT/RUPTLY social media, and RBTH webpages,).Thank you!

BlackHayateTheThird : Love the happiness and joy! Seeing this also makes me happy about the pending snow... Always welcome and I hope your life here brings you much happiness~

Seare Teklay : Eritreans are resiliant to ward life and canada have great sense of humanity.thank you to see ma brothers

nick goodman : God bless your ivory towers may they always be safe!

Michelle Franklin : So pure <3

Monique Kok : Welcome to your new home! May you all prosper here ๐Ÿ™‚

freds rox : Really nice,, how can you not smile. Thanks for posting

Bill Hathaway : Welcome little ones we are all so happy to see you.....May all your dreams of a great life and world come true.

ScoutiverTTV : Welcome legal citizens!

Laurel Seybold : I'll bet you're looking forward to a heavier snowfall so you can teach the kids to make snow angels and snowmen.

Ron Bigalke : I'll bookmark this video for January when dealing with snow is a little less joyful for yours truly. In the meantime, their reaction is awesome.

themeatyouworkwith : Omg those children are so CUTE!

Dexter Madronio : Pure joy!

Pokemon4WoT : Heartwarming!

Blulake : โค

Kat West : Wait till they make a snowman!

Srta.TacoMal : Meanwhile, some of my fellow Americans have the mindset, โ€œIf we let in immigrants, there will be less snow for my kids!โ€ ๐Ÿ˜’ This pure joy is so wonderful. Thank you for sharing! -An adult who still loves snow P.S. Show it to them in 10 years, every time they complain about having to shovel it ๐Ÿ˜‰

nini v : Happy to see kids enjoying snow for the first time, Bravo les enfants ... Welcome to Canada where "ALL" books can be served with Bacon on it . This is called secularism and it is "Like" snow ... A foreign concept for most Eritrean; Get use to it . Welcome to my secular democratic nation .

Oh Yeah yeah : this is so cute!

ethanr432 : Reddit brought me here. This is wonderful.

Brandon Kingry : Rebecca, with your permission our pastor would like to use this video as part of his message this weekend. The video recording of our message would be broadcast to our livestream and appear on our vimeo page after Sunday. Our site is feel free to take a look before responding.

Rune Torshammare : Kangz

Brandon Brooks : Just wait - by the end of the season they'll hate it as much as we do.

ZenTauren : Too bad they're the 1%, we need more actual refugees like them. 99% of "refugees" are men and "boys".

Jacob Beaton : Awesome

ุฃุตูŠู„ ุงู„ู†ูŠู„ : Canada takes the finest gold from Eritrea and this is a demonstration of the fact that the Eritrean people are homeless without their will.

ะ”ะผะธั‚ั€ะธะน : ะžะฝะธ ะถะต ั‡ั‘ั€ะฝั‹ะต

Thais Porto : Hello Rebecca, my name is Thais Porto and I am a journalist with EBU News in Geneva. We work with member public service broadcasters around the world to help them find videos and images to broadcast. We would like to make your video available to our members. Did you film this video? If so, may we have permission to use it in broadcast and online player with a courtesy to you as per, please? Thanks in advance, and all the best

Rachel : So cute! Welcome home new baby Canadians <3