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CDA Meale’s Statement on the Crash of China Eastern Airlines Flight MU5735
March 22, 2022

“I was deeply saddened by the news of the crash of China Eastern Airlines flight MU5735 on March 21.  The entire U.S. Mission in China expresses our deepest condolences to those affected by this crash.  We are ready to assist in investigation efforts and wish to share our admiration and respect for the emergency responders at the crash site.  Please accept our heartfelt sympathies at this very difficult time.”

– U.S. Embassy Beijing Chargé d’Affaires David Meale