Posting a selfie and thanking fans for their greetings, the Havana singer used her celebrity status to highlight one of the world’s “worst humanitarian crises”.
“ITS MY BIRTHDAY!!! guys thank u for all of the birthday love, I absolutely love you guys and am so thankful for you,” she captioned the snap. “for my birthday I wanna bring attention to one of the worst humanitarian crises happening in the world right now, in Syria.
“950,000 people have been forced to flee their homes because of the violence in Idlib – some with only the clothes on their backs. Most of them are children. Now, they’re living in displacement camps in freezing cold temperatures. families shouldn’t have to choose between dying from bombs or freezing cold temperatures.”