The United States is regularly the scene of violent shootings, as it left behind a dozen deaths during a student party in a bar outside Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
These are the worst bloodbaths in the last decades in the United States.
– Concert in Las Vegas: 58 dead –
A 64-year-old man fired shots from the window of his hotel room against a crowd that accompanied a country music concert in Las Vegas in October 2017. The attack left 58 dead and 500 injured. The attacker committed suicide.
– Gay Club in Orlando: 49 dead –
A heavily armed young man opened fire in a gay nightclub in the city of Orlando on 12 June 2016 and killed 49 people. The attacker was killed in a subsequent shooting with the police. Earlier, he had committed obedience to the Islamic State Group.
– Virginia Tech University: 32 dead –
A 23-year-old student of Korean descent was admitted to Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg in April 2007. He killed 27 students and five teachers and committed suicide.
– Sandy Hook School: 26 dead –
On 14 December 2012, a 20-year-old boy killed 26 people, including 20 children aged 6 and 7 at Sandy Hook School in Newtown, Connecticut. Then he committed suicide.
– Texas Church: 25 dead –
One man killed 25 parishioners and wounded 20 others who attended a religious ceremony in a Baptist church in the rural community of Sutherland Springs, Texas, on November 5, 2017. The police found the body of the attacker in his small car later.
– Restaurant in Texas: 22 dead –
In October 1991, a man opened fire on people who were in a restaurant in the city of Killeen, Texas. It caused the death of 22 people and then committed suicide.
– Secondary in Florida: 17 deaths –
A 19-year-old boy shot students and adults at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on February 14, 2018, and left 17 dead before they were arrested.
– Feast in California: 14 deaths –
A Muslim immigrant couple dropped into a staff party at a social services office in San Bernardino on December 2, 2015 and opened fire. The attack left behind 14 dead and 22 wounded. Both were later killed by the police.
– Fort Hood military base: 13 deaths –
In November 2009, a psychiatrist of the armed forces opened fire on the base in Killeen, Texas. The attack left behind 13 dead and 42 wounded. The attacker was killed by the police.
– Center for immigrants in New York: 13 deaths –
A Vietnamese immigrant killed 13 people with bullets at a civic center in Binghamton, New York, in April 2009, and took his own life.
– Columbine High School: 13 dead –
Two teenagers killed 12 classmates and a teacher at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, in April 1999. The two committed suicide.
– Washington Navy Yard: 12 dead –
An ex-seaman fired in September 2013 from employees in Washington's central port, the Washington Navy Yard, killing 12 people. Then he was killed by the police.
– Cinema in Denver: 12 dead –
A young man with an armor invaded a cinema in Aurora, Colorado, in July 2012, where he threw a tear gas bomb and opened fire: 12 died and 70 wounded. The attacker was sentenced to life imprisonment.
– Synagogue in Pittsburgh: 11 dead –
On October 27, 2018, a 46-year-old man broke into the Pittsburgh Synagogue "Tree of Life" with an AR-15 assault rifle and three pistols, killing 11 worshipers in Shabbat services and injuring six others. , including four police officers.