U.S. Condolence Message on Malaysia’s Helicopter Crash

Photo of President Obama and a former US envoy
President Barack Obama with Tan Sri Jamaluddin Jarjis, former envoy to the U.S.

On behalf of the United States government, Ambasador Joseph Yun extends his deep condolences to the family and friends of those on board the recent helicopter crash in Semenyih. Our thoughts and prayers are with them at this very difficult time. Tan Sri Jamaluddin Jarjis was tirelessly dedicated to advancing Malaysia’s interests by enhancing relations with the United States. The strengthening of our bilateral relationship owes much to his creativity, energy and vision. His commitment and dedication to the partnership will be sorely missed.