Misfortune Month August 2013 ---
Timeline Security Incidents 2013 ---
- War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Nine children die in a suicide bombing near the Indian consulate in the Afghan city of Jalalabad. (CNN)
- Iraqi insurgency (post-U.S. withdrawal): At least eight people have been killed in violence across Iraq. (AFP via Al-Aribya)
- Syrian civil war: Syrian rebels capture an ammunition depot with anti-tank missiles and rockets north of Damascus. (Reuters)
- Venice Beach Not Terrorist Driving Rampage Aug 4, 2013 - 38 yr old Nathan Campbell deliberately drove a car through a crowd at the Venice Beach boardwalk, and fled. He injured 16 and killing Italian newlywed ...A man crashes his car into a crowd of pedestrians in Venice Beach, California, U.S., injuring eleven people and killing one. Later driving cars into crowds would be recognized as a common tactic of terrorists.
- Who killed Ferguson activist Darren Seals? Washington Post When the gunfire stopped on Aug. 3, 2013, Darren Seals had six gunshot wounds. The then-26-year-old, known for running with a rough crowd, had ...