Now Elyas, 17, is in a shelter for unaccompanied minors in Alta, in the northernmost part of Norway, waiting to learn if he will be sent back. He moves lethargically, and the dark circles beneath his watery eyes make him look sad and tired.
"I can't sleep at night," Elyas says, his voice soft and brittle as he tells his story. "When I close my eyes, all the bad things come back." LINK