Ta'izz amok case
Date March 25/26, 1994
Location(s) Ta'izz, Yemen
Killed 22
Weapon(s) Gun

On March 25, 1994 a Yemeni killed seven men and eleven women, among them his wife and his mother, in Ta'izz, Yemen. When he was arrested by police the following day he managed to wrest a gun from one of the officers and killed another four people, three of them policemen, before he himself was shot dead.[1][2][3]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Vingt-deux personnes tuées par un forcené, Agence France-Presse (March 26, 1994)
  2. Amokläufer in Jemen tötet 22 Personen, Neue Zürcher Zeitung (March 29, 1994)
  3. Amok: 22 Tote, Blick (March 28, 1994)
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