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.
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