Condolence Statement by Ambassador Donovan on the Passing of Mr. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho

On behalf of the United States Mission to Indonesia, I offer our sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesperson for Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency.  Mr. Sutopo’s commitment and poise in the face of natural disasters and his consistent efforts to communicate factual information during times of crises served as an example of true public service.  His passing is a true loss for the people of Indonesia.