The United Nations Children's Fund, or UNICEF, has named a new goodwill ambassador for Iraq.
He is the Iraqi-born singer Kathem al-Saher and he is to help raise awareness of the problems children in the war-torn country face.

Saher, one of the biggest-selling Arab artists, made his first trip back to the country in 14 years where he met Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf.

Source: Al Jazeera