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Published: Sunday July 20, 2014 MYT 8:22:00 AM
Updated: Sunday July 20, 2014 MYT 9:53:04 AM

MH17 crash: Words of comfort

Floral tributes for victims of the MH17 tragedy are laid outside Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. – EPA

Floral tributes for victims of the MH17 tragedy are laid outside Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. – EPA

The Flight MH17 tragedy prompted thousands of people to post heartfelt words of comfort on The Star’s Facebook and Twitter pages in a show of solidarity with the families and friends of all on board the ill-fated flight. Here are some selected posts. 

Oon Lay Wah,  Taiping

Oon Lay Wah, Taiping


Deepest condolences to all. Pray for peace in the world. Everyone must make efforts to stop terrorism and wars. 

Maira Elizabeth Nari (@gorgxous_), KL

Maira Elizabeth Nari (@gorgxous_), KL

As the family member of the crew MH370, and on behalf of all them, we pray for MH17. Stay strong dear families. #PrayForMH17 

Jeremy Farrar (@WellcomeTrust), London

Jeremy Farrar (@WellcomeTrust), London 

Devastating #MH17 all thoughts with families who lost loved ones. World lost one of the greats of global health & a personal friend, Joep Lange.

Mufti Ismail Menk (@muftimenk), Zimbabwe

Mufti Ismail Menk (@muftimenk), Zimbabwe 

Malaysians are being tested in a great way. Special prayers, deepest condolences and sympathies to the “Nation of Love”. Sad crash of #MH17

Sharon Sidhu , PJ

Sharon Sidhu, PJ

We are with you in your grief! God bless you all with strength to continue in your lives. Civilians should never ever be the target in any form of war!

Meera Darus, Subang Jaya

Meera Darus, Subang Jaya

A person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts and minds, through us, they live on. Deepest condolences to #MH17 families. 

Paulina Karwan (@Paulina_Karwan), Ireland

Paulina Karwan (@Paulina_Karwan), Ireland

My heart goes out to anyone who has lost someone in the tragedy, I can’t imagine the pain and loss you’re going through... #MH17 #RIPMH17

Aisyah Wan , Sepang

Aisyah Wan, Sepang 

My heart feels deep sympathy ... I was crying even though we never knew each other. But as human beings, we support all passenger families spiritually ... Together we pray for each other.

Tags / Keywords: MH17 crash, Ukraine, MAS

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