Jordan: Six People Killed in Shooting

“The shooting in Amman where six people were injured in a musical was a crime of despair. The shooter was an 18-year old, resident of Al Baq'a refugee camp,” writes Jordanian blogger Hareega, about the latest shoot out in Jordan.


  • David

    Is this referring to the shooting by the amphitheater in Amman? Because I’m pretty sure the news reports of that said that none of the six people was “seriously injured”, and the only one in critical condition was the gunman himself-from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

    Unless there was another shooting that I haven’t heard about?

  • Musa

    David`s comment is very true no one was killed six were injured,4 lebanese,1 palestinian lady,1 jordanian driver. they all left hospital the second day.; the shooter is still alive but in critical condition.

  • manal

    I was wondering if anyone can help me. I am looking for information about a man that was killed on the 19th July 2008 in a Steel company in Jordan. He was 40 years old.

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