Ambassador Lakhdhir Makes Second Trip to Sabah

Ambassador Lakhdhir with young patients during her visit at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Kota Kinabalu. (U.S. Embassy photo)

Ambassador Lakhdhir visited Sabah for the second time on May 4-5, 2017. While there she visited the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Likas, gave remarks at a luncheon for the L.E.A.N women’s group, and traveled to Lok Kawi Wildlife Park to meet Joe the elephant, who was rescued by Sabah Wildlife staff. Ambassador Lakhdhir also attended a ship reception with U.S. military medical experts who are in Malaysia collaborating with their Malaysian counterparts.  In addition, the Ambassador visited a power plant in Sabah that is powered with U.S. technology natural gas-fired turbines from General Electric.