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Watch: Deaf Eritrean twins Heroda and Hermon Berhane break disability barriers in fashion world

Deaf twin models from Eritrea, Heroda and Hermon Berhane, are breaking stereotypes and barriers towards people with disabilities in the fashion industry.

The deaf Eritrean models Heroda and Hermon Berhane are now featuring in photo shoots all over the world after moving to the UK as children with dreams of being models. Despite being repeatedly rejected by agencies because of their deafness, the duo has shown that disability is not inability and have sage advice for anyone who wants to follow in their footsteps.

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