FLASHES

The Star (Kenya) - - News World -

Tunis/ Tu­nisian forces cap­tured three large arms caches near the border with Libya over the weekend, in­clud­ing Kalash­nikov ri­fles, rock­ets and land­mines, the in­te­rior ministry said. Sin­ga­pore/ An ad­vice colum­nist’s re­sponse to a let­ter about rape has sparked an an­gry back­lash and ac­cu­sa­tions of vic­tim-blam­ing. A writer said she was raped by a friend and the Dear Kelly colum­nist said in re­ply that she had “acted like a girl who had been around” and should be “grate­ful he wore a con­dom”. Ankara/ Tur­key tem­po­rar­ily closed a border gate with Syria yes­ter­day near its south­east­ern province of Kilis after clashes broke out across the border, se­cu­rity sources and the provin­cial gover­nor said. Bagh­dad/ A sui­cide bomber killed six peo­ple near Iraq’s holy city of Ker­bala yes­ter­day at the start of a ma­jor Shi’ite Mus­lim rit­ual, an at­tack claimed by the hard­line Sunni mil­i­tants of Is­lamic State.

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