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.