During the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Saddam Hussein's Republican Guard, the costume was stolen. As of August 2009, it hadn't been recovered. For the 2015 revival of the show a new costume was built.
In the 2015 revival, he has been renamed No'man.
- ↑ Jen Christensen, "Reaching the next generation with 'Muppet diplomacy'", CNN, August 13, 2009.
- ↑ http://kidscreen.com/2015/09/02/arabic-language-sesame-street-returns-after-25-year-hiatus/