Alert: U. S. Embassy Dili, Timor-Leste (May 8, 2019)

Location: Back Beach, Dili

Event: The U.S. Embassy in Dili, Timor-Leste received confirmation of a death resulting from a crocodile attack at Back Beach on May 1, 2019.

Actions to Take:

  • Exercise caution and judgement when swimming, snorkeling, fishing, and other water sports.
  • Monitor local media for updates.


U.S. Embassy Dili, Timor-Leste

(670) 332-4684

(670) 7723-1328 (after hours)